Makerere University

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Decision Enhancement and Improving Business Process Agility

    Achieving Business process agility requires organizations to be able to identify change in their business environment and respond promptly. In addition, they should be able to identify internal and external drivers for improvement. Business Process Management (BPM) suites have thus been developed to support the business process lifecycle by enabling...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Towards Adoption of Business Process Analysis and Design Techniques in Transitional Countries: Design and Validation

    Business processes are important aspect of an organization and thus their designs have become an emergent need especially in transitional countries. However, how to design and analyze the business processes that meet the customer needs still poses a challenge. In this paper, an exploratory study was conducted to investigate the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    SMEs and Business Information Provision Strategies: Analytical Perspective

    The development of the SMEs has long been regarded as crucial for the achievement of broader development objectives, including poverty alleviation, economic development and the promotion of more democratic and pluralist societies. It is imperative that business information - as an ingredient for business transactions and prospects - be, effectively,...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Intellectual Capital And Financial Performance In Ugandan Microfinance Institutions

    Paper examines individual contribution of intellectual capital elements to performance. Purpose was to explore the extent to which intellectual capital elements can explain financial performance in Uganda microfinance industry. Hierarchical regression was used because of its capacity to indicate precisely what happens to the model as different predictor variables are...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Aid Allocation Effects On Growth And Poverty A CGE Framework

    It has been argued that increased aid causes Dutch disease as a result of appreciation of the exchange rate which reduces the competitiveness of the country's exports. In this paper, the authors argue that if the aid is used productively, there are both short and long-term gains. Applying a recursive...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    A Simulation Modelling-Based Investigation of the Impact of IT Infrastructure on Business Process Reengineering

    The literature on Business Process Reengineering (BPR) has promoted business process reengineering as an essential element in helping organizations to achieve their goals. The literature has further claimed that Information Technology (IT) is a major enabler of business process reengineering. Despite all these claims, there has been hardly any effort...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    SMEs and Business Information Provision Strategies: Analytical Perspective

    The development of the SMEs has long been regarded as crucial for the achievement of broader development objectives, including poverty alleviation, economic development and the promotion of more democratic and pluralist societies. It is imperative that business information - as an ingredient for business transactions and prospects - be, effectively,...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Towards Adoption of Business Process Analysis and Design Techniques in Transitional Countries: Design and Validation

    Business processes are important aspect of an organization and thus their designs have become an emergent need especially in transitional countries. However, how to design and analyze the business processes that meet the customer needs still poses a challenge. In this paper, an exploratory study was conducted to investigate the...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Decision Enhancement and Improving Business Process Agility

    Achieving Business process agility requires organizations to be able to identify change in their business environment and respond promptly. In addition, they should be able to identify internal and external drivers for improvement. Business Process Management (BPM) suites have thus been developed to support the business process lifecycle by enabling...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    A Simulation Modelling-Based Investigation of the Impact of IT Infrastructure on Business Process Reengineering

    The literature on Business Process Reengineering (BPR) has promoted business process reengineering as an essential element in helping organizations to achieve their goals. The literature has further claimed that Information Technology (IT) is a major enabler of business process reengineering. Despite all these claims, there has been hardly any effort...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Intellectual Capital And Financial Performance In Ugandan Microfinance Institutions

    Paper examines individual contribution of intellectual capital elements to performance. Purpose was to explore the extent to which intellectual capital elements can explain financial performance in Uganda microfinance industry. Hierarchical regression was used because of its capacity to indicate precisely what happens to the model as different predictor variables are...

    Provided By Makerere University

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Aid Allocation Effects On Growth And Poverty A CGE Framework

    It has been argued that increased aid causes Dutch disease as a result of appreciation of the exchange rate which reduces the competitiveness of the country's exports. In this paper, the authors argue that if the aid is used productively, there are both short and long-term gains. Applying a recursive...

    Provided By Makerere University