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  1. Atypical reactive lymphoid hyperplasia : a 5 year study with analysis of 10 cases for latent Epstein-Barr virus infection by in situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry
    Eedes, Christopher Robert, 2017-10-11T10:57:46Z, University of Cape Town
    AIMS OF THE STUDY: 1. To perform a retrospective, epidemiological analysis of cases of reactive lymphadenopathy and atypical reactive lymphoid hyperplasia (ARLH) received in the Department of Anatomical Pathology, UCT and GSH, over a 5 year period, in order to determine the number of cases of ARLH, ...
  2. Dynamic service orchestration in the IP multimedia subsystem
    Spiers, Richard, 2017-10-12T13:58:40Z, University of Cape Town
    The continued growth of the Internet has resulted in a massive uptake of different communication services. An ever-increasing number of users are utilising rich multimedia services, and are both consuming and producing user generated content. This rapid growth in bandwidth and complexity has resulte ...
  3. The relationship between commodity price volatility and exchange rate stability in a single commodity dependent economy: The case of Zambia
    Anderson, Larry, 2017-10-12T13:59:22Z, University of Cape Town
    This study examines the empirical relationship between monthly spot copper price movements and monthly Zambian Kwacha / US Dollar spot exchange rates, for the period January 2005 to February 2015. The ARDL bounds short-run estimate reveals there is both positive and negative coefficient interaction ...
  4. Defying the odds: Understanding the critical success factors for financing independent powers producers in Zimbabwe
    Zunguze, Timisela, 2017-10-12T13:59:31Z, University of Cape Town
    Background: Since the introduction of legislation in Zimbabwe allowing private participation in generation, there has been significant investor interest in financing independent power producers (IPPs). However, this interest has not materialized into actual investment. Of the 29 IPPs licensed by the ...
  5. Sustainability decision-making in small-to-medium enterprises: A study of SME managers" experience of sustainability tensions
    Andrew, Sean Khaya, 2017-10-12T14:00:09Z, University of Cape Town
    Due to competing strategic demands and limited resources, small-to-medium sized enterprise (SME) managers struggle to integrate sustainability comprehensively into their firms" strategy, while increasingly being targeted as significant contributors of unsustainable practices that compromise environm ...
  6. Twenty-first century skills development in rural school learners
    Mabaso, Bongani A, 2017-10-12T14:00:21Z, University of Cape Town
    The aim of this study is to explore the relationship between connected learning environments and rural learners" development of 21st century skills. The driving question for the research is, "what is the impact of introducing a technology supported connected learning environment on rural learners" d ...
  7. The effect of macroeconomic factors on the JSE All Share Index and Sectoral Returns
    Naicker, Pragasen, 2017-10-12T14:01:06Z, University of Cape Town
    This study examined the empirical relationships between macroeconomic variables and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) All Share Index returns, as well as the effects on the Resource 10 (RES10), Industrial 25 (IND25) and the Financial 15 (FIN15) indices. The macroeconomic factors investigated inc ...
  8. The performance of equity collective investment schemes in post-liberalised South Africa
    Mitton Barend, Cornelius, 2017-10-12T14:01:13Z, University of Cape Town
    Purpose of the study: Based on Jensen"s paper on the performance of mutual funds, utilising models based on the efficient market hypothesis and the capital asset pricing model, the main objective of this research report is to empirically evaluate the performance of South African domestic equity coll ...
  9. Reflexivity and scholarship initiatives: an examination of transformational leadership development
    Van Geesbergen, Jennifer, 2017-10-12T14:02:57Z, University of Cape Town
    There is a leadership gap on the African continent that requires the development of leaders that can help to transform society by bringing together government, civil society, and business. This study explores the relationship between reflexivity, scholarship programs and the development of transform ...
  10. Patient-centred communication and patient education: a multimodal social semiotic approach
    Weiss, Rachel, 2017-10-12T14:04:37Z, University of Cape Town
    Patient-centred communication and patient education: a multimodal social semiotic approach This study explores the phenomenon of patient-centred communication within the South African health context. Patient-centred communication involves several distinct but interlinked elements, namely, taking a h ...