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Title: A theoretical framework for four key selected determinants of Municipal financial performance
Authors: Nzuza, Zwelihle Wiseman 
Lekhanya, Lawrence Mpele 
Keywords: Stock control;Procurement practices;Human capital;Information Communication Technology (ICT)
Issue Date: Dec-2014
Publisher: MCSER
Source: Nzuza, Z.W. and Lekhanya, L.M. 2014.A theoretical framework for four key selected determinants of Municipal financial performance. Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences. 5(27P1) : 157-167.
Abstract: The aims of this study are twofold: to identify factors influencing the success of municipal financial performance and to design a model for key selected determinants of municipal financial performance. The study was cross-sectional and quantitative in nature and the questionnaire was an instrument used for data collection, and was distributed to only one municipality in the Kwa-Zulu Natal (KZN) Province. The sample consisted of 82 respondents, selected using a census sampling method. The proposed theoretical framework was designed following a literature review. The factors that fitted to the best were then selected as the basis for the proposed model. The results indicate a significant relationships of stock requisition (p=.000), procurement understanding (p=.007), human transparency (p=.000), and understanding of information communication technology (ICT) (p=.000) with municipal financial performance. The study recommends that other researches to test and validate a proposed model could be conducted with large sample sizes.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10321/1242
ISSN: 2039-2117
Appears in Collections:Research Publications (Management Sciences)

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