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Author Raimundo, Inês Macamo, 1962- author

Title Informal entrepreneurship and cross-border trade in Maputo, Mozambique / Inês Raimundo and Abel Chikanda
Published Waterloo, Ontario : Southern African Migration Programme, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series SAMP migration policy series ; no. 73
Migration policy series ; no. 73
Contents Executive summary -- Introduction -- Research methodology -- Profile of respondents -- Entrepreneurial motivation -- Business start-up and ownership -- Business strategies -- Contributions to the South African economy -- Business challenges -- Conclusion
Summary This report presents the results of a SAMP survey of informal entrepreneurs connected to cross-border trade between Johannesburg and Maputou during 2014. The study sought to enhance the evidence base on the links between migration and informal entrepreneur-ship in Southern African cities and to examine the implications for municipal, national and regional policy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Informal sector (Economics) -- Mozambique -- Maputo.
Informal sector (Economics) -- South Africa -- Johannesburg.
Johannesburg (South Africa) -- Commerce -- Zimbabwe -- Maputo
Maputo (Mozambique) -- Commerce -- South Africa -- Johannesburg.
Form Electronic book
Author Chikanda, Abel, author
ISBN 1920596240 (electronic bk.)
9781920596248 (electronic bk.)