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    • Field time constraints for farm planning models 

      Etyang, Martin N.; Preckel, P.V.; Binkley, J.K.; Doster, D.H. (Elsevier Masson, 1998)
      Resource limits for weather dependent constraints in farm planning models are often implemented as chance constraints. Procedures for setting right-hand sides for these constraints are often based on rules of thumb which ...
    • Customer relationship management practices as recipe for customer loyalty: A literature review 

      Kangu, Maureen; Wanjau, Kenneth; Kosimbei, George; Arasa, Robert (2013)
      According to empirical evidence the extent of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) benefits to an organization will vary depending on the nature of the business concerned. They are likely to be more substantial in the ...
    • Mobile teledensity and economic growth: A case of Sub-Saharan Africa (1988-2010) 

      Wainaina, Martin C.; Obere, Almadi; Wawire, N. H. W. (Global Research Society, 2014-12)
      The need for an efficient, modern telecommunication sector is now regarded as crucial to economic growth in transition countries. Various studies have given conflicting findings on the relationship between economic growth ...
    • The effects of financial repression on economic growth in Kenya. 

      Gitau, Gabriel K.; Kosimbei, G. K. (Asian Society of Business and Commerce Research, 2015)
      Financial repression refers to the notion that a set of government regulations, laws, and other non-market restrictions prevent the financial intermediaries of an economy from functioning at their full capacity. The study ...
    • The Nature of Foreign Direct Investment Spillovers Effects on Domestic Firms in Kenya 

      Mugendi, Charles Ndegwa; Ndegwa, Charles; Nganga, Tabitha Kiriti; Muchai, Diana (International Journal of Development and Sustainability, 2015)
      During the recent years, it has been observed that countries compete with each other to attract foreign investment. This has been done owing to the notion that when foreign companies invest in a host country, productivity ...
    • Firm’s Characteristics and Productivity in Kenya 

      Mugendi, Charles Ndegwa; Gachanja, Paul Mwangi; Nganga, Tabitha Kiriti (American Research Institute for Policy Development, 2015)
      There has been different theoretical argument on the link of different firm’s characteristics on productivity. According to various literature size of the firm, firm’s ownership characteristics, skilled labour force ...
    • Tax effort differentials between Kenya and Nigeria 2002 – 2012 

      Muthui, J. N.; Akims, K.; Mdoe, J. I.; Thuku, G. K. (2015-04)
      Most developing countries are confronted with the need to provide/improve public infrastructure, education, health services and so on toward enhancing economic development. To meet these budgetary demands, these countries ...
    • Labour Diversity and Domestic Firm’s Productivity in Kenya 

      Mugendi, Charles Ndegwa; Ocharo, Kennedy Nyabuto (Center for Promoting Ideas, 2015-07)
      This study attempted to empirically examine the effect of labour diversity on firm’s productivity in Kenya. To achieve this objective primary data was collected from various firms. Thereafter analysis was done using Feasible ...
    • Public debt and economic growth in the East African Community. 

      Kosimbei, G. K.; Kwoba, Pauline L. (Global Research Society, 2015-08)
      Public debt is among the main macroeconomic indicators that constitutes a country’s image in international markets and is an inward foreign direct investment flow determinant. A sound public debt management leads to economic ...
    • Firm’s Characteristics and Productivity in Kenya 

      Mugendi, Charles Ndegwa; Gachanja, Paul Mwangi; Nganga, Tabitha Kiriti (American Research Institute for Policy Development, 2015-09)
      There has been different theoretical argument on the link of different firm’s characteristics on productivity. According to various literature size of the firm, firm’s ownership characteristics, skilled labour force ...
    • Effects of regional integration on economic growth of East African community 

      Muriuki, Tina K.; Kosimbei, G. K. (IJECM, 2015-11)
      This study looks into regional integration and how economic growth has affected it. Regional integration enables partner states to come together and form a group where they could promote economic and political cooperation ...
    • Constraints on Research Productivity in Kenyan Universities: Case Study of University of Nairobi, Kenya 

      Muia, A.M.; Oringo, J.O. (Multidisciplinary Journals, 2016)
      Besides teaching, research has become a core function of universities around the world. Yet, like in many African countries, Kenyan universities still lag behind in terms of research productivity, due to factors many ...
    • Agricultural Trade and Economic Growth in East African Community 

      Ouma, D.; Kimani, T.; Manyasa, E. (AJER, 2016)
      East African Community states, as many other states in the region, depend largely on agricultural activities to boost their economic growth and create employment. Up to 80 per cent of the populace depends on agriculture ...
    • Household Poverty Determinants in Kenya: A Demographic and Health Survey Wealth Index Approach 

      Gachanja, P.M.; Kinyanjui, G.K. (Amen-Ra Theological Seminary, 2016)
      This paper shows that the Demographic and Health Survey Wealth Index need to be used with caution in the analysis of household poverty in Kenya. Thus, we depict a case of varied results when the wealth index is directly ...
    • Determinant of Foreign Direct Investment Spillovers; Kenya’s Domestic Firms Case 

      Mugendi, Charles Ndegwa; Njuru, Stephen Gitahi (Center for Promoting Ideas, 2016-09)
      Developing countries and emerging economies increasingly see foreign direct investment (FDI) as a catalyst to the development of domestic firms. This development can be through spillover effects whose presence can ...
    • Foreign Direct Investment Spill over’s on Domestic Firms: a Case of Kenya’s Domestic Firms 

      Mugendi, Charles Ndegwa; Njuru, Stephen Gitahi (American Research Institute for Policy Development, 2016-12)
      Many developing countries, Kenya included have instituted many measures in order to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI). These measures sometimes have been at the expense of domestic firms. This is done with is ...
    • Intra-Regional Agricultural Exports in the East African Community 

      Ouma, Duncan O. (African Journals Online, 2017)
      This study investigated the causes of intra-EAC agricultural exports. Five Augmented gravity models were estimated using the Pseudo Poisson Maximum Likelihood (PPML) Approach. The study used panel data from UNCOMTRADE, ...
    • Demand for Reproductive Health Vouchers and Utilization: A Case Study of Output Based Approach in Kilifi Kenya 

      Mwangangi, Mary N.; Kioko, Urbanus; Korir, Julius (NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme, 2017)
      Demand side financing initiatives are different forms of financing health services that aim to minimize financial obstacles to accessing health care and also decrease inequities by ensuring that services are made affordable ...
    • Determinants of Sustainable Development in Kenya 

      Kaimuri, Belinda; Kosimbei, George (IISTE, 2017)
      This study investigated the determinants of sustainable development in Kenya using annual data for Kenya for the period of 1991 to 2014. Adjusted net savings rate (ANSR) was used as a proxy sustainable development. ...
    • Technology Infrastructure: a Customer Relationship Management Dimension in Maintaining Customer Loyalty 

      Kangu, Maureen; Wanjau, Kenneth Lawrence; Kosimbei, George; Arasa, Robert (ijecm, 2017)
      With intense competition among hotels, the study sought to assess the influence of technology infrastructure on customer loyalty as a strategy in Customer Relationship Management (CRM) in the hotel industry in Kenya. The ...