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Journal Articles


​​​The following table contains a list of all the academic journal articles that were published in 2013 by staff from the Department of Business Management. The staff of the Department's names are in bold print.

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Published Journal Articles
1.     ​        BOSMAN DJ, BOSHOFF C, VAN ROOYEN G-J. The review credibility of electronic word-of-mouth communication on e-commerce platforms. Management dynamics: journal of the South African Institute for Management Scientists/Bestuursdinamika 2013; 22(3): 29-44.
2.             CRONJE F, VAN ROOYEN JH. A critical evaluation of the sensitivity of a bank's balance sheet to change when optimizing for capital requirements under Basel. Corporate Ownership and Control 2013; 11(1): 102-116.
3.             DE VRIES A. Financial crisis and capital structure: Perspectives from an emerging market economy. Corporate Ownership and Control 2013; 11(1): 807-817.
4.             DREYER J, ERASMUS PD, MORRISON J, HAMMAN WD. Sustainable company growth as measured by cash flow. Management dynamics: journal of the South African Institute for Management Scientists/Bestuursdinamika 2013; 22(2): 16-28.
5.             ERASMUS PD. The influence of dividend yield and dividend stability on share returns: Implications for dividend policy formulation. Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences 2013; 6(1): 13-32.
6.             ESSEL R, MOSTERT FJ. Political risk factors in South Africa: Sources, analysis and insurance flexibility. Risk Governance and Control: Financial Markets & Institutions 2013; 3(1): 34-41.
7.             ESSEL R, MOSTERT FJ. The importance of the impact of political risk factors in South Africa. Risk Governance and Control: Financial Markets & Institutions 2013; 3(1): 74-81.
8.             GERBER C, MANS-KEMP N, SCHLECHTER AF. Investigating the moderating effect of student engagement on academic performance. Acta Academica 2013; 45(4): 256-274.
9.             HOUGH J, LIEBIG K. An analysis of strategic alignment tools. Corporate Ownership and Control 2013; 10(2): 591-603.
10.          HOUGH J, NEULAND EW. Web 2.0 usage in higher education in South Africa. South African Journal of Higher Education 2013; 27(3): 590-606.
11.          LÖTTER R. The persistence of risk levels of general equity funds in an emerging market economy. Risk Governance and Control: Financial Markets & Institutions 2013; 3(3): 85-91.
12.          OOSTHUIZEN AV, VAN ROOYEN JH. Risk-free assets: Are they truly risk-free? A comparative study of South African rates and instruments. Risk Governance and Control: Financial Markets & Institutions 2013; 3(3): 127-148.
13.          PENTZ CD, GERBER C. The influence of selected senses on consumer experience: A brandy case. Acta Commercii 2013; 13(1): Art. #183.
14.          PENTZ CD, TERBLANCHE NS, BOSHOFF C. Measuring consumer ethnocentrism in a developing context: An assessment of the reliability, validity and dimensionality of the CETSCALE. Journal of Transnational Management 2013; 18(3): 204-218.
15.          SOLOMON G, FRESE M, FRIEDRICH C, GLAUB M. Can personal initiative training improve small business success? A longitudinal South African evaluation study. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation 2013; 14(4): 255-268.
16.          TERBLANCHE NS, GERBER C, ERASMUS PD, SCHMIDT D. A marketing perspective on the impact of financial and non-financial measures on shareholder value. South African Journal of Economic and Management Sciences 2013; 16(2): 216-230.
17.          TERBLANCHE NS. An exploratory study of co-production and its outcomes in the South African do-it-yourself hardware market. Southern African Business Review 2013; 17(3): 218-238.
18.          TERBLANCHE NS. The influence of value on loyalty in the supermarket industry. Acta Oeconomica 2013; 63(2): 185-200.
19.          TERBLANCHE-SMIT M, TERBLANCHE NS. HIV/Aids fear appeal advertisements directed at different market segments: Some considerations for corporate sponsors and NPO's. South African Journal of Business Management 2013; 44(4): 65-76.
20.          THERON E, TERBLANCHE NS, BOSHOFF C. Building long-term marketing relationships: New perspectives from B2B financial services. South African Journal of Business Management 2013; 44(4): 33-46.
21.          TICKNER AA, MOSTERT FJ, MOSTERT JH. The valuation of external projects by South African banks. Corporate Ownership and Control 2013; 10(4): 471-478.
22.          VAN GREUNEN C, VIVIERS S, VENTER E. The likelihood of unethical behavior in the life insurance sector in South Africa: An empirical investigation. Management dynamics: journal of the South African Institute for Management Scientists/Bestuursdinamika 2013; 22(3): 13-28.
23.          VIVIERS S, FIRER C, MULLER C. A review of the dividend payments of South African listed companies during the period 1977-2011. Management dynamics: journal of the South African Institute for Management Scientists/Bestuursdinamika 2013; 22(4): 2-19.
24.          VIVIERS S, FIRER C. Responsible investing in South Africa – a retail perspective. Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences 2013; 6(1): 217-242.
25.          VIVIERS S, KRUGER J, VENTER DJL. The relative importance of ethics, environmental, social and governance criteria. African journal of business ethics 2012; 6(2): 120-132.
26.          VIVIERS S, SOLOMON G, VENTER C. Entrepreneurial intentions and behaviors​ of South African university students. Southern African Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management 2013; 6(1): Art. #145.