Research Papers/Topics in Business Administration

The Effects Of Capital Budgeting Decisions On The Firm's Profitability: A Case Study Of Manufacturing Companies In Hargeisa, Somalia

ABSTRACTfhis study was entitled "The effects of capital budgeting decisions on the firm's profitability: a;ase study of manufacturing companies in Hargeisa, Somalia" was presented after a study:onducted in eight selected manufacturing companies in Hargeisa, Somalia in the year 2012.\mong the objectives of the study were to assess how acquisition of long term assets affect the>rofitability of manufacturing firms, to assess how replacement of long term assets affect,rofitability of manufac...

The Effects Of Taxation On The Income Of Small Business Community: Case Study Of Bundibugyo Town Council Bundibugyo District Western Uganda

ABSTRACTThe topic of the study was the effects of taxation on the income of small business communitycase study ofBundibugyo town council Bundibugyo district western Uganda, the problem of thestudy was to have proper tax structures in Bundibugyo town council Bundibugyo district westernUganda.The purpose of the study was to establish the relationship between taxation and the income of thesmall Business community in Bundibugyo town council Bundibugyo district western Uganda.The objectives o...

The Effects Of Information, Communication, Technology On Customer Retention In Banking Industry. (Case Study: Kotido).

ABSTRACTThe study investigated the effects of Information, Communication and Technology on customerretention in the banking industry in Kotido that is Stanbic and Centenary Banks as Case study.Fifty Respondents which included Customers and management of both Centenary and Stanbicbanks respectively. The objective of the study was to establish the effects of E-Fund transfertechnology on customer retention in the banking industry, to identify the effects of telephonebanking technology on cu...

A Study Of Hubbing As A Measure Of Reducing Costs And Increasing Efficiency In The Banking Industry Case Study: Standard Chartered Bank

ABSTRACTThe banking sector has increasingly become competitive. A dwindling economy, increases inthe number of banks, high interest rates have all led to a rise in operational costs andconsequent reduction in profits. This has necessitated banks to develop strategies that enablethem to provide superior service at minimum costs.The objective of this study was to investigate the extent to which "Rubbing" (a process ofreducing costs whereby banks are using remote locations where labour ...

Advertisement And Sales Volume In Selected Soft Drink Companies In Selected Districts, Central Uganda

ABSTRACTThis study established the relationship between advertisement and sales volume inselected soft drink companies, in selected districts central Uganda. The study wasguided by four objectives, (i) profile of respondents (ii) level of advertisement (iii) levelof sales volume and (iv) whether there was significant relationship in the level ofadvertisement and sales volume of selected soft drink companies. A survey design wasused specifically descriptive correlation and descriptive co...

An Assessment Of Work Schedules And Employee Effectiveness Case Study Home Grown Industries

ABSTRACTWork scheduling includes establishing the possible route or path to be followed by a particularpiece of work. Wok schedules should help employees to balance work, free time and personal life.Work schedules can cause tension and pressure on employees if not well implemented. Thuswhether intentional or not the administration of work schedules as a control device often seems tobe attended by pressure and threats rather than by satisfaction of employee desire, thuscommunication is ve...

Impact Of Electronic Commerce On Retail Performance Case Study: Nakumatt Supermarket Kampala (Uganda)

The purpose of the survey was to find out the impact of electronic commerce on retail performance of Nakumatt supermarket Kampala (Uganda). To achieve this, objectives were formulated which guided on examining the general objective of the survey. The specific objectives formulated were: first, to find out the type of e-commerce applications used in Nakumatt supermarket; second, to find out the efficiency ofNakumatt supermarket; third, to find out the relationship between e-commerce and r...

Credit Policy And Performance Of Commercial Banks In Kenya. A Case Study Of Equity Bank, Nakuru Branch, Kenya.

The research topic was therefore to establish the effect of credit policy on the performance of commercial banks. Specific objectives of the study were to; determine the relationship between credit policy and performance of commercial bank, establish the effect of credit policy on performance of commercial bank and identify the various credit policy by the banking institutions. The research was particularly carried out at Equity Bank, Nakuru Branch, Kenya. The data was collected using bo...

Direct Taxes And Performance Of Local Government In Uganda. A Case Study Of Tororo Municipal Council, Uganda.

The study sought to establish the role of direct taxes on the performance oflocal government in Uganda and was driven by three objectives. To achieve these objectives, the researcher sampled sixty respondents (60) from Tororo municipal council. The study utilized qualitative and quantitative research methods; four data collection instruments were used, structured interview guides and questionnaires and the collected data was presented in tabular and analyzed statistically to decipher f...

Accounting Information Systems And Cash Management Case Study: Barclays Bank (Uganda) Ltd

ABSTRACT The research is based on accounting information systems and cash management particularly in Uganda. A case study in Barclays Bank Uganda Limited. The research objective was to establish the relationship between accounting information system and cash management at Barclays Bank Uganda Limited. The researcher investigated the problem on the ground and the weaknesses in accounting information systems which has played the role in increased fraud and loss of profits leading to som...

The Role Of Microfinance Institutions In Poverty Alleviation In Market Vendors Of Kabalagala

ABSTRACTThe Small and Medium size enterprises present the most dynamic economic foundation forgrowth, income and employment creation. However, this vital sector has been greatly affected bythe high interest rates being charged by financial institutions on borrowed capital in Uganda. Themain objective of the study is to assess the impact of high interest rates on growth and financialperformance of Small and Medium Enterprises. The researcher not only employed crosssectional research and d...

The Effect Of Internal Control Systems On Local Government Performance In Northern Uganda A Case Study Of Abim District Local Government (District Headquaters) Uganda

ABSTRACTThe purpose of the study was to establish the relationship between internal Audit system andfinancial performance of local governments in Uganda. It was guided by four objectives namely;to find out the nature of internal audit and performance of Abim local government, to find out therelationship between internal audit and performance of Abim local government and to identifythe challenges faced by the internal audit and performance of Abim local government. The studyused data colle...

The contribution of internal control systems in microfinance institutions' performance. Case study: pride micro-finance uganda (katwe branch)

ABSTRACT. This research was carried out to examine the contribution of internal control Systems in the performance of micro-finance institutions. The objectives of the study were to establish the types of internal control systems being used in micro-finance institutions, to assess the nature of loopholes in internal control systems and how they can be managed in microfinance institutions, to establish the relationship between internal control systems and the performance of micro-fin...

Internal Control And Performance Of Commercial Banks In Uganda. A Case Study Of Equity Bank, Kabalagala Branch Kampala- Uganda

ABSTRACTThe study sought to establish the role of internal control systems on theperforma nce of commercial banks and was driven by three objectives.These were; to investigate the effects of internal control system on theperformance of Equity Bank, to determine the different types of internalcontrol systems used by Equity Bank and to establish th e relationshipbetween internal control system and performance of Equity bank.To achieve th ese objectives, the researcher sampled twenty res...

Foreign Exchange Risk Ivianagement And Performance Of Forex Bureaus In Ka1\1p Ala Case Study Of Abc Forex Bureau

the main aim of this study is to empirically examine the relationship between foreign exchange risk management, human capital, and financial performance of ABC forex bureaus in Kampala. drawn from literature, independent variables namely foreign exchange risk management and human capital will be formulated to link each research question per relationship and joint effect n Performance. The research motivation will be the unstable financial performance in sales volume and profitability of ...


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