Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

Challenges Of Solid Waste Management A Case Study Of Wabigalo Parish, Makindye Division Kampala District

The study carried out an assessment to establish challenges of solid waste management in Makind_ye Division, Wabigalo Parish and to specifically assess community knowledge on Solid Waste Management, determine the obtaining attitudes and find out or establish community practices in regard to solid waste management. A cross-sectional study was undertaken in the Wabigalo parish where a sample size if a hundred respondents participated in the undertaking. Data was collected using mainly the...

The Effect Of Microcredit On Gender Equality In Uganda, Case Study Lira Municipal Council

The topic of the study was to establish the effect of Micro Credit on Gender Equality in Uganda, a case study in Lira Municipal Council. The objectives of the study were; to examine the Nature of micro credit to gender equality, to establish the level of gender equality and to analyze the relationship the relationship between microcredit and gender equality in Lira Municipal. The major sources of data were from both primary and secondary sources and the instrument of data collection wer...

The Impact Of Rewards And Employee Performance Case Study: Wells Fargo Company In Kenya

ABSTRACT The study was about the impact rewards and its effect on employee perfonnance in Wells Fargo in Kenya. The need to cany out the study was necessitated by the fact that there are complaints that the reward system has not been effectively implemented and identified as one of the reasons for decline in productivity. The purpose of the study was therefore to investigate the impact of rewards on employee performance in Wells Fargo. The specific objectives of the study were: (i) ...

Marketing Strategies And Sales: A Case Study Of Century Bottling Company Mbarara Branch

ABSTRACT The researcher chose this topic because companies face a number of marketing strategies to choose from which impacts heavily on the sales of their products. The way these marketing strategies influence consumer attitudes, creates awareness, persuades potential and existing customers, supports purchase decisions, and creates brand loyalty as major impacts on the sales of the products offered in the market place. It is in this competitive environment that companies seek to appl...

Capital Markets Development And Economic Growth A Case Study Of Stanbic Bank Head Office Kampala Uganda

AbstractExecutive Summary This dissertation is entitled "Capital markets development and economic growth". It is presented as a result of a research that was carried out in Stanbic Bank. at the head office at Cham Towers along Kampala road in Kampala, Uganda. The study was carried out basing on three specific objectives, i.e.; to find out the role of capital markets development towards investment, to identify the role of capital markets towards capital availability and to find out the ...

Green marketing practice case study of shell Uganda limited.

ABSTRACT This study was undertaken under the topic green marketing practices with the aim of identifying the different types of green marketing practiced. The objective of the study was to identify factors that led shell oil company to adopt green marketing, to identify green marketing practices adopted by shell oil company and to find out challenges faced by shell oil company while turning green. The research was based on review of literature relating to the study variables also previ...

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...

Taxation And Economic Growth In Uganda

ABSTRACT This research report set out to establish the relationship between Tax Rates and economic growth (measured by GDP) in Uganda (2000-2010). The objectives of the study were; to establish the trend of Tax Rates in Uganda(2000-2010), to establish the trend of GDP growth rate of Uganda(2000-20 10) ,to investigate the relationship between Tax Rates and GDP growth in Uganda (2000-20 10). The study employed time series analysis such Correlation analysis, regression analysis mechanisms...

Pricing Strategy And Sales Volume A Case Study Of Bidco (U) Limited

ABSTRACT This study was to establish the effects of pricing strategy on sales volume a case study of Bidco Uganda limited. Bidco Uganda limited was selected to the basis of the research study. The main objective was to establish the effects of pricing strategy on sales volume, to establish the pricing objectives pursued by Bidco (U) limited, to establish pricing strategies at Bidco (Ur Limited, to identify factors that influence pricing strategies at Bidco U Limited, and to establish t...

Women Emanicipation And Community Development In Buliisa Sub-County Buliisa District.

ABSTRACTThe World Bank defines community development (CD) as programmes which “operates on the principles of local empowerment, participatory governance, demand-responsiveness,administrative autonomy, greater downward accountability, and enhanced local capacity. ‘Inpractice, donors often provide direct funds to village development associations, for them todistribute among projects suggested and managed by community members. Poor andmarginalised people such as women have often b...

Global Financial Crisis And Performance Of Commercial Banks In Uganda; A Case Study Of Equity Bank, Kabalagala

ABSTRACT The study examined the relationship between globalization and performance of local commercial banks in Uganda. Its objectives was to examine the level of globalization in commercial banks in Uganda; to examine the contribution of globalization towards the financial performance in commercial banks in Uganda: and to find out the contribution of globalization towards employee performance in commercial banks in Uganda. Dcscripti\L' rcsc·arch design 11as used 111 this study. The re...

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...

Challenges To The Implementation Of Universal Primary Education In West Nile Region, Northern Uganda :A Case Study Of Metu Sub County, Moyo District

ABSTRACT • The aim of the study was to investigate the challenges to the i~nplernentation of U.P.E in Metu sub county Moyo district. In order to achieve this goal the objectives of the study were to investigate the challenges to the implementation of U.P.E programme, attitudes and support of people towards U.P.E programme. In order to acquire data, the researcher employed quantitative and qualitative method. Qualitative design was used to collect data through questionnaire and oral int...

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 Social And Economic Effects Of Sourthern Sudanese Civil Conflict From 1983-2005 A Case- Study: Pager.I Pa Yam In Magwi County In Tor.It District Of Eastern Equatoria State

AbstractThis work aims to satisf:,: the assessment of this two decades ci,ii conflict in p;1geri Payarn. Various methods have been employed aimed at assessment of Social and Economic effects of this civil conflict from 1983 2005 that developed, tested and explored the attributes of the outcomes of the field research conducted through: questionnaire, observations, and interview methods. The categorv of the population the researcher has taken included: between the age of 15 44 years. This ...


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