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An analysis on the impact of informal growth on tax performance a case of Zimbabwe: 1985 to 2013
The informal sector in Zimbabwe is among the most buoyant sector yet contributes marginally to tax revenue collection. There are views that taxation evasion is huge due to lack of knowledge and information and heavy costs ...
Contest for space: Struggles in Zimbabwe’s bottom- up industrialisation: Insights from the informal entrepreneurs at Makoni shopping centre, Chitungwiza
Zimbabwe’s quest for bottom-up industrialisation through the informal economy seems to have been stalled by a plethora of planned and unplanned factors. Foremost has been the contest for space precipitated by a lopsided ...
An analysis of the fiscal potential of the informal sector on Zimbabwe’s revenue base: The case of Glenview home industries
The need to attract resources to boost Zimbabwe’s revenue base from the informal sector has attracted debates within the academia, development advocates, revenue administrators, donor agencies, among others. There is ...
Investigation into factors that constrain banks to bank the unbanked SMEs in Zimbabwe: The case of Harare CBD
This dissertation investigated factors that influence SMEs to banking their revenue due to the informal environment in which they are operating in. There have been significant debates that only about 18 percent of SMEs in ...
Pricing in the informal sector: Evidence from Zimbabwe's urban informal metal firms
The main purpose of this paper is to investigate the price-setting behavior of Zimbabwe's urban informal metal firms. In order to achieve this objective, data collected from 647 urban informal metal entrepreneurs is used. ...
Perceptions of policy makers and bureaucrats on the informal sector in Zimbabwe: A case of the informal metal manufacturing in Harare
The informal sector in Zimbabwe has become the largest employer in the country and the major source of livelihoods for most of the people. The study focused on policy makers’ and bureaucrats’ perceptions on the informal ...