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Research Office

Research Office

 

Recent Submissions

  • USIU-AFRICA Research (United States International University - Africa, 2016-08)
  • USIU-Africa (United States International University - Africa, 2016-04-05)
  • Ruto, Paul (The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa, 2016)
    This year’s CARTA fellows’ conference was perfect timing for me. The diverse participants at this conference brought in rich knowledge and experience. The participants had high expectations – but I had no doubts since the ...
  • USIU-A Research, Grants and Graduate Studies Office (United States International University - Africa, 2016)
    There are great articles to be found in the Fall 2015 Newsletter. Our diligent Research Office staff actualized an informative and comprehensive newsletter discussing various projects and events in USIU-Africa. Here is ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Muchai, Susan; Ruto, Paul (United States International University - Africa, 2015)
    As we develop our strategic plan for 2015-2020, our great re-searchers are the plat-form upon which that vision will be built. Coupled with the best research office staff that has the passion and pride in what they do, I ...
  • Sivaharan, Thirunavukkarasu; Paul, Okanda (Lancaster University, 2004)
    The main objective of this deliverable is to present the cooperating sentient vehicle demonstrator and the associated story board which was demonstrated at the final CORTEX review meeting. It also aims to illustrate the ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Muchai, Susan; Ruto, Paul (United States International University - Africa, 2015-04)
    Last spring semester, the research office was heavily engaged in several activities. On my part, I was deeply engaged with the university’s strategic plan as the project manager. Other issues pursued included the ...
  • Rono, Ruthie C; Migwi, James K.; Sifuna, Daniel N.; Ngau, Margaret M.; Waudo, Judith N.; Abagi, Jared O.; Odhiambo, Joshua S.; Gichaga, Shiphrah N. (The Bureau of Educational Research Kenyatta University, 1995)
  • Onyango, Moses (Horn of Africa Bulletin, 2011)
    The Horn of Africa has witnessed a number of mediation processes. Some of these mediation processes were successful while others failed. The Nairobi 1985 mediation between the military government of Uganda and the National ...
  • Nduati, Gidraph (United States International University - Africa, 2009)
    Credit is important in a business because it helps to finance business transactions when the business is short of funds. This lesson aims at providing knowledge on how to manage credit given to small scale enterprises to ...
  • Nduati, Gidraph (United States International University - Africa, 2009)
    Record keeping is important in a business for it is the only way to inform the entrepreneur how the business is doing. In order to analyze the ‘health’ of your business you need data! Therefore, a systematic process of ...
  • Nduati, Gidraph (United States International University - Africa, 2009)
    A business plan is a formal written document that explains what a business is and how it will be operated. The business plan also expresses the vision of the enterprise and describes the strategy and operations of the ...
  • Nduati, Gidraph (United States International University - Africa, 2009)
    It is important that every new business enterprise should be registered under one of the legal forms of business ownership. The entrepreneur should therefore decide the form of business ownership that would be appropriate ...
  • Nduati, Gidraph (United States International University - Africa, 2009)
    Kenya is a developing country and like most developing countries it is faced with a high rate of unemployment. Engaging in small scale enterprises has been seen as the best way to create more jobs and thus create more ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Gabourel, Kimberlee; Goodwill, Julie (Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida, 2004)
    Shared use park and ride (or joint use parking) is defined as park and ride spaces that can be used to serve two or more individual land uses without conflict or encroachment. It represents a unique approach for addressing ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Wambalaba, Akosa E (United States International University - Africa, 2011)
    The purpose of this study was to develop a conceptual framework for managing PPPs in urbanized areas for improvement of the business environment by; 1) identifying and documenting experiences of sample partnerships between ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Concas, Sisinnio; Chavarria, Marlo (Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida, 2004-06)
    The goal of this research project was to determine the price elasticity of rideshare with specific objectives of helping to assess what the effect on ridership would be if the effective price paid by the traveler was ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Goodwill, Julie (Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida, 2004-04)
    The purpose of this study is to document the economic benefit of shared use park and ride facilities located at retail centers. Transit agencies usually perceive shared use park and ride as mutually beneficial to both the ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W; Gabourel, Kimberlee (Center for Urban Transportation Research, 2002)
    Shared use park and ride is defined as park and ride spaces that can be used to serve two or more individual land uses without conflict or encroachment. It represents a unique approach for addressing parking problems, and ...
  • Wambalaba, Francis W (United States International University - Africa, 2009)
    This lesson continues on from lesson 3 and should be seen as a continuation. You will need to review lesson 3 and the discussion on Economic versus Accounting Costs & Relevant Cost Analysis. In lesson 4, however, we will ...

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