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    • Economic capital for credit risk in the trading book 

      Smit, Wynand; Styger, Paul; Van Vuuren, Gary Wayne (2011)
      The Basel II accord sets out detailed formulations (in its Internal Ratings Based approaches) for determining credit risk capital in the banking book, but until recently, credit risk in the trading-book was largely ignored. ...
    • The economic contribution of tourism to selected provinces of South Africa 

      Viviers, Pierre-André (North-West University, 2005)
      The main purpose of this study was to determine the economic contribution of tourism to selected provinces of South Africa. One of the reasons why this research is important is the fact that tourism is not reported as an ...
    • Economic empowerment zone programmes in Soweto, South Africa:  a case of urban renewal projects 

      L.B. Mzini; S.P. Maoba (South African Association of Public Administration and Management (SAAPAM), 2012)
      The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa stipulates guidelines for local government functions. Section 152, of the Constitution lists six objectives of local government. According to the six objectives, local ...
    • Economic empowerment zone programmes in Soweto, South Africa: a case of urban renewal projects 

      Mzini, L.B.; Maoba, S.P. (South African Association of Public Administration and Management (SAAPAM), 2012)
      The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa stipulates guidelines for local government functions. Section 152, of the Constitution lists six objectives of local government. According to the six objectives, local ...
    • An economic impact assessment of the closure of Vista University, Sebokeng Campus 

      Grobler, Wynand Carel Johannes (North-West University, 2004)
      The former Minister of Education, Prof Kader Asmal, stated in his report; "Transformation and Restructuring: A new institutional landscape for Higher Education" in 2001, that it is his intention to close Vista University, ...
    • The economic impact of hunting in the Limpopo Province 

      Van der Merwe, Peet; Saayman, Melville; Rossouw, Riaan (University of Johannesburg, 2015)
      This study evaluated the economic impact of hunting on the regional economy of South Africa's Limpopo Province. Data on biltong hunting was derived from a national survey conducted in 2009 and data on trophy hunting from ...
    • The economic impact of hunting in the Northern Cape province 

      Rossouw, Riaan; Saayman, Melville; Van der Merwe, Petrus (Southern African Wildlife Management Association, 2011)
      We here estimate the economic impact of hunting (both biltong and trophy) on South Africa's Northern Cape province economy. This study used the input-output (social accounting matrix) and multiplier analyses to evaluate ...
    • The economic impact of hunting: a regional approach 

      Van der Merwe, Petrus; Saayman, Melville; Rossouw, Riaan (University of Pretoria, 2014)
      The core of South Africa tourism industry is based on wildlife tourism. Private game reserves and game farms which forms part of wildlife tourism constitute most of the wildlife products in South Africa. On these private ...
    • The economic impact of the 2003 cricket world cup on Potchefstroom| 

      Du Plessis, Cornelia (North-West University, 2004)
      It was the purpose of this study to determine the economic benefits of the 2003 Cricket World Cup for the host community, through analysing the spending patterns of local residents, non-residents and local businesses. In ...
    • The economic impact of the Aardklop National Arts Festival in Potchefstroom 

      Van Heerden, Adriette (Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education, 2003)
      It is the purpose of this study to determine the economic benefits of events to the host community from both a supply and demand side. In the context of event tourism, economic impact is defined as the net economic change ...
    • The economic impact of the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival in Oudtshoorn 

      Van Schalkwyk, Christine (North-West University, 2004)
      The purpose of this study was to determine the economic impact of tourists visiting the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival in Oudtshoorn. In the context of event tourism, economic impact can be defined as the net change ...
    • Economic impact of the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival: investigating the application of different models 

      Van Wyk, Lukas; Saayman, Melville; Rossouw, Riaan (Sabinet, 2013)
      This article focuses on an economic assessment of the target obtained in South Africa regarding the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival (KKNK) applying both SAM and CGE models. Since both models have advantages and ...
    • The economic impact of the Wacky Wine Festival 

      Joubert, Elize-Mari (North-West University, 2012)
      Literature indicates that events like a wine festival have many role players involved that need each other for them to be successful. The more role players there are, the more complex the event becomes, as in the case of ...
    • Economic impact of visitor spending at the Cape Argus Pick 'n Pay Cycle Tour 

      Saayman, Melville; Saayman, Andrea; Rossouw, Riaan (Africa Institute of South Africa, 2008)
    • Economic justice and prophetic discourse in the South African context - towards a dialogical mode of discourse 

      Verhoef, Anné H.; Rathbone, Mark (School of Religion & Theology, University of KwaZulu Natal, 2013)
      The prophetic discourse about economic justice in South Africa has been mainly influenced by Black theology, Latin American Liberation theology and African theology. In the case of influences from the Americas, economics ...
    • The economic potential of natural gas in Nigeria 

      Olomu, Thywish Elawoghoke (North-West University, 2007)
      Nigeria is blessed with a huge reserve of natural gas. Currently, Nigerian natural gas reserve is estimated at 185 trillion cubic feet (Tcf). Until recently, most of the gases produced in the course of crude oil exploration ...
    • Economic specialisation and diversity in South African cities 

      Luus, Martin (North-West University, 2005)
      According to Naudé and Krugell (2003a) South Africa's cities are too small, dispersed, and over concentrated. In South Africa, households in the country's urban areas have average incomes almost thrice as high as the ...
    • The economic value of the 2010 soccer world cup. 

      Saayman, Melville; Rossouw, Riaan (University of Johannesburg, Department of Business Management, 2008)
    • Economic viability of a floating gas-to-liquids (GTL) plant 

      Bassey, Michael Etim (North-West University, 2007)
      Today, a large proportion of the world's plenteous offshore natural gas resource are stranded, flared or re-injected due to constraints pertaining to its utilisation. The major constraint in the utilisation of this ...
    • The economistic university: a brave new paradigm? 

      Heyns, Michael (South African Society for Greek Philosophy and the Humanities (SASGPH), 2013)
      According to economistic thinkers a paradigm shift in the idea of the university towards the notion of an entrepreneurial university should take place. Their idea is that this transformation should be a cumulative process ...