Development Southern Africa

(The TQCC of Development Southern Africa is 5. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
COVID-19 and African tourism research agendas82
Financial inclusion and human development: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa49
Waste pickers in informal self-employment: Over-worked and on the breadline23
Food insecurity in South Africa: Evidence from NIDS-CRAM wave 521
Technological innovation and economic growth in Southern Africa: Application of panel dynamic OLS regression21
Inclusive tourism and municipal assets: Evidence from Overstrand local municipality, South Africa18
Changing socio-ecologies of Kalahari: Local perceptions towards environmental change and tourism in Kgalagadi, Botswana16
Community perceptions on the benefits and challenges of community-based natural resources management in Zimbabwe15
Botswana nature-based tourism and COVID-19: transformational implications for the future15
Innovative community ecotourism coping and recovery strategies to COVID-19 pandemic shocks: The case of Mahenye15
Doing tourism in Southern Africa amid the coronavirus pandemic: Navigating political, socio-economic and environmental inequalities15
The gendered effects of the Covid-19 crisis in South Africa: Evidence from NIDS-CRAM waves 1–514
Sustainable tourism planning and management for sustainable livelihoods13
Motivation-based segmentation of rural tourism market in African villages13
The COVID-19 pandemic and guesthouses in South Africa: Economic impacts and recovery measures12
Large investments, small farmers: A financialisation perspective on value chains in a development corridor12
The effects of foreign direct investment on youth unemployment in the Southern African Development Community11
An assessment for enhancing sustainability in rural tourism products in South Africa10
Business and the SDGs: Examining the early disclosure of the SDGs in annual reports10
Competitiveness factors influencing tourists’ intention to return and recommend: evidence from a distressed destination10
The role of the informal economy in promoting urban sustainability: Evidence from a small Zimbabwean town.10
Application of virtual reality technologies in the comrades’ marathon as a response to COVID-19 pandemic10
Development visions, livelihood realities – how conservation shapes agricultural value chains in the Zambezi region, Namibia9
Empowerment process in community-based tourism: Friend relationship perspective9
Spatial patterns of urbanisation in Sub-Saharan Africa: A case study of Uganda9
Revisiting transitory and chronic unemployment in South Africa9
Class size and learner outcomes in South African schools: The role of school socioeconomic status9
COVID-19 impacts on tourism: Southern Africa’s experiences9
Climate change adaptation mainstreaming in the planning instruments of two South African local municipalities9
A global literature review of the drivers of indiscriminate dumping of waste: Guiding future research in South Africa9
Revisiting the African supermarket revolution: The case of Windhoek, Namibia8
Small-scale fishing: Income, vulnerability and livelihood strategies at Lake Itezhi-Tezhi, Zambia8
How large is the missing middle and what would it cost to fund?8
Household air pollution and household health in Uganda8
Dark tourism: Growth potential of niche tourism in the Free State Province, South Africa7
How cash transfers activate beneficiaries’ decision-making in livelihood activities: A case of Soweto, South Africa7
Integrating social-ecological systems and global production networks: local effects of trophy hunting in Namibian conservancies7
Environmental degradation and female economic inclusion in sub-Saharan Africa: Effort towards Sustainable Development Goal 57
The effect of financial development on income inequality in Africa7
Retaining and recycling water to address water scarcity in the City of Cape Town7
Gender equality in labour force participation, economic growth and development in South Africa7
Analysing the contribution of urban agriculture towards urban household food security in informal settlement areas7
Rethinking training: the role of the informal sector in skills acquisition and development in Zimbabwe7
Limitations to community participation in tourism from local people’s perspectives: Manicaland Province, Zimbabwe6
Residents’ trust in government, tourism impacts, and quality of life: Testing a structural model6
Load-shedding in Kitwe, Zambia: Effects and implications on household and local economies6
Assessing gender gaps in employment and earnings in Africa: The case of Eswatini6
The contribution of services to international trade in Southern Africa6
Catching up with the constitution: An analysis of National Health Insurance in South Africa post-apartheid6
An African dilemma: Pastoralists, conservationists and tourists – reconciling conflicting issues in Kenya6
The role of regional value chains in fostering regional integration in Southern Africa6
Formalising E-waste in Ghana: An emerging landscape of fragmentation and enduring barriers6
Characteristics, enablers and barriers affecting entrepreneurial behaviour for academics in low- and middle-income countries: A scoping review5
Household food security in Maputo: the role of Gendered Access to education and employment5
Success indicators among black owned informal Small Micro and Medium Enterprises’ (SMMEs) in South Africa5
Understanding the nexus between savings and economic growth: A South African context5
The impact of financial literacy on risk seeking and patient attitudes of university students5
The Care Dependency Grant for children with disabilities in South Africa: Perspectives from implementation officials5
Family structure and household well-being: Evidence from South Africa5
A generational catastrophe: COVID-19 and children’s access to education and food in South Africa5
Financial openness, trade openness and financial development: Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa5
Age, employment and labour force participation outcomes in COVID-era South Africa5
An unexpected gateway: The particularities of Mauritius as a hub in oil and gas GPNs5
Decomposition analysis of the Gini coefficient of consumer expenditures in Botswana5