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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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Research outputs: INNOVATION

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2017 How do foreign firms' corruption practices affect innovation performance in host countries?: industry-level evidence from transition economies

Using data from the Business Environment and Enterprise Performance Survey (BEEPS), this article investigates how foreign firms' involvement...

2017 Local innovation networking dynamics: evidence from South Africa

The dynamics of local innovation networking are under-researched in the global South at large. While the concept of a National Innovation Sy...

2016 Tourism innovation in the global South: evidence from the Western Cape, South Africa

A research gap exists for the conceptual strengthening, measurement and analysis of innovation at the tourismfirm and systems levels, especi...

2016 Innovation and local economic development policy in the global South: new South African perspectives

Recently, innovation has become a critical parameter for contemporary regional and local development policy in the global North. In South Af...