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An analysis of the process from innovation to commercialization: a South African perspective
(University of the Free State, 2012-10-17)
English: Economies, organizations (small, medium and large) and individuals must discover and commercialize new products in order to compete and prosper in the 21st century global economy. The importance of introducing new ...
The development and evaluation of risk-based audit approaches
(University of the Free State, 2011-11-22)
English: The purpose of the study is to trace the development of risk-based audit approaches, in order to understand the complexities and difficulties of these approaches, as well as to evaluate these risk-based audit ...
The privatisation of public housing in South Africa: incremental upgrading processes in Manguang
(University of the Free State, 2012-06)
English: The argument in this dissertation is that housing studies focus mainly on the politicaleconomy paradigms and ignore the role played by other social theories. On the one hand, conventional economic theory, mainly ...
Promoting conservation agriculture and commercial farmers in the Eastern Free State
(University of the Free State, 2014-05)
Agriculture contributes to greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) through practices that reduce the amount of soil organic carbon. Examples of this are fallow and intensive tillage. Conventional ways of farming are not sustainable ...
Awareness of living expenses after retirement for Lesotho public servants
(University of the Free State, 2015-10-13)
The main objective of the study was to analyse the Lesotho public servants’ awareness of living expenses after retirement. The secondary objectives were to determine if Lesotho public servants engaged in financial planning, ...
Development and pro-poor tourism: the livelihood strategies of Amazizi in northern Drakensberg, Kwazulu-Natal
(University of the Free State, 2010)
English: The primary purpose of this study was to investigate and analyse the livelihood strategies of AmaZizi, and to identify the constraints preventing the initiatives of the people of AmaZizi --- which is adjacent to ...
Sectional title property in South Africa: an accounting and auditing perspective
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
English: This study was undertaken against the background of the current housing problem in South Africa. Sectional titles play an important role in addressing this challenge, which is a high priority problem in the ...
Farmer strategies towards climate variability and change in Zimbabwe and Zambia
(University of the Free State, 2010-04)
English: There is wide scientific consensus that concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere are increasing due to human activities, causing global climate change. Climate change exerts significant pressure on the ...
The impact in international volunteer organisations in enhancing public service delivery in Lesotho: the case of the United States Peace Corps
(University of the Free State, 2011-11)
English: The delivery of public services is one of the key dimensions of governance. The sufficient provision of public services however continues to be a challenge to governments, this mainly as a result of the inadequate ...
Social media marketing versus traditional marketing in the South African motor industry
(University of the Free State, 2014-06)
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