Developing a strategic perspective for construction industry of Botswana
Ansoff, H. I (2007). Strategic Management, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY.
Armstrong, G., Harker M., Kotler P., Brennan R. (2009). Marketing: An Introduction, 9 Ed, Pearson, NY.
Baker, M. J. (2007). Marketing Strategy and Management, Palgrave Macmillan, NY.
Balise, J. (2010). China VP visit, envoy defends work, Botswana Guardian, [online], http://www.botswanaguardian.co.bw/newsdetails.php?nid=922&cat=BG News, (accessed on 20-8-2011).
Bartkus, B. R., Glassman, M. and MacFee, R. B. (2004).A comparison of the quality of European, Japanese and US Mission Statements: A content Analysis, European Management Journal, 22 (4), pp.393-401.
Bennis, W. G. and Nanus, B. (1985). Leaders: The strategies for taking charge, New York, Haper and Row.
Blumberg, B. Cooper, D. R. and Schindler, P. S. (2005). Business research methods, Berkshire, McGraw Hill.
Campbell, A. and Yeung, S. (1991). Creating a sense of mission, Long Range Planning, 24(4), pp.10-20.
CIDB (1994). Construction Industry Development Board of Malaysia, [online) www.cidb.gov.my [accessed on 15 December 2012]
CIDB Act (1984) Singapore Construction Industry Development Act 3 of 1984 [online] http://www.agc.gov.sg [accessed on 15 December 2012]
Construction 21 Steering Committee, Reinventing Construction, Ministry of Manpower and Ministry of National Development, Singapore, 1999
Construction Task Force (2009) Vision 2030 - Construction-Sector Plan 2009-2030, Kingston.
David, F. (1989). How companies define their mission, Long Range Planning, 22 (1), pp.90-92.
Desmidt, S., Prinzie, A., and Decramer, A., (2011). Looking for the value of mission statements: a meta-analysis of 20 years of research, Management Decision, 49 (3), pp.468 – 483.
Egan, J. (1998). Rethinking Construction: Report of the Construction Task Force, London, HMSO.
Fox P. and Skitmore R. M. (2007). Factors Facilitating Construction Industry Development, Building Research and Information, 35 (2), pp.178-188.
Giang, D. R. T H., Pheng, L. S. (2011).Role of construction in economic development: Review of key concepts in the past 40 years, Habitat, 35, pp. 118-125.
Hegazy, T. (2002). Computer based construction project management, Prentice Hall, NJ, USA.
Hillebrandt, P.M. (2000). Economic theory and the construction industry, 2ed. MacMillan, Basingstoke.
ILO (1991). Building for tomorrow: International experiences in construction industry development (eds. D. Miles and R. Neale) ILO, Geneva.
Kaplan, R. S. and Norton, D. P. (1996). Using the balance scorecard as strategic management system, Harvard business review, 74(1), pp.75-85.
Kaplan, R. S. Norton, D. P. and Barrows, E. A. (2008). Developing the strategy: Vision, value gaps and analysis, Balanced Scorecard Report, January-February, pp.3-7
Kemp, S. and Dwyer, L. (2003). Mission statement of international Airline: A content analysis, Tourism Management, 24, pp.635-653.
Latham, M. (1994).Constructing the team: final report by Sir Michael Latham. Joint Review of Procurement and Contractual Arrangements in the United Kingdom Construction Industry. HMSO, London.
Loosemore, M. (2003). Impediment to reform in the Australian building and construction industry, The Australian Journal of Construction and Economics and Building, 3(2), pp.1-8.
Lopes, J. (1998). The construction industry and macro economy in Sub-Sahara Africa post 1970, Construction management and economics, 16 (6), pp. 637-649.
Matejka, K., Kurke, L. B. and Gregory, B (1993). Mission impossible? Designing a great mission statement to ignite your plans, Management Decisions, 34(4), pp.31-37.
Mmegi (2008). Corruption in Project Implementation, Editorial, Mmegi Online, available at http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?sid=9&aid=28&dir=2008/January/Friday18 (accessed on 24-12-2011).
Morris, R. J. (1996). Developing a Mission for a diversified company, Long Range Planning, 29(1), pp.31-37.
National Construction Council (2001). The National Construction Council Act of Parliament No.20 of 1979 available at http:www.ncc.or.tz [accessed on 15 December 2012]
Ofori G. (1988). Construction Industry and Economic growth in Singapore, Construction Management and Economics, 6, pp. 57-70.
Ofori, G. (1994), Formulating a long term strategy for developing the Construction Industry in Singapore, Construction Management Economics, 1994, 12, pp.219-231.
Palalani, K. (2000), Challenges facing the construction Industry, Proceedings of the 2nd international Conference of the CIB Task Group 29 on construction in developing Countries, 15-17th November, 2000, Gaborone, Botswana, pp.22-28.
Pearce J A (2009), Strategic Management, 10Ed. McGraw-Hill Education, India.
Pearce, J. and David, D. (1987). Corporate Mission Statements: The bottom line, Academy of Management Executive, 1(2), pp. 109-116.
Piet, B. (2011). Khama reveals massive rip off at DBES, Mmegi Online, available at http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?sid=1aid=813dir=2011/October/Wednesday19&aid=1314&dir=2011/November/Tuesday8 (accessed on 24-12-2011).
Planning Institute of Jamaica (2009). Vision 2030 Jamaica: National Development Plan- Planning for a Secure & Prosperous Future, Kingston
Porter, M. (1990). The Competitive Advantage of Nations, Harvard Business Review, March April, pp.73-94
Ramadubu, D. (2010). Police stations investigated, Botswana Guardian, available athttp://www.botswanaguardian.co.bw/newsdetails.php?nid=1470&cat=BG News (accessed on 24-12-2011).
SA CIDB Act (2000) South Africa Construction Industry Development Act, 2000 [online] www.info.gov.za/view/DownloadFileAction?id=68205
Sidhu, J. (2003). Mission Statements: Is it time to shelve them?, European Management Review Journal, 21(4), pp.103-115.
Smith, J (1998). Building Cost Planning for the design team, Deakin University Press, Victoria, Australia
Ssegawa, J. K. Ntswene, K. and Ngowi, A.B. (2013). Using a situation analysis to identify the construction industry deficiencies in Botswana, Journal of Construction in Developing Countries, 18(1), pp. 1–18.
Statistics Botswana (2012a). Stats brief: gross domestic product - fourth quarter of 2012, Statistics Botswana available at http://www.cso.gov.bw/index.php?option=com_keyindicators&id=130, accessed on 12th March, 2013
Statistics Botswana (2012b). Stats brief: formal sector employment of June 2011, Statistics Botswana available at : http://www.cso.gov.bw/index.php?option=com_content1&parent_id=370&id=432&nid=370, accessed on 12th March, 2013
Thomas, Aridru, Larkai and Monkutlwatsi (2005). Project
implementation bottlenecks, Department of Engineering Services, Report, No. PIB/TALM/1, Gaborone.
Turin, D.A. (1973). The Construction Industry: Its economic significance and its role in development, 2ed. Building Economics Research Unit, University College London.
Vision Council (n.d.).Vision 2016, the Long-term Vision for Botswana- available at http://www.vision2016.co.bw/tempimg/media/mediac_103.pdf [accessed on 20 June, 2012).
Wells L (1985). The role of Construction in Economic Growth and development, Habitat International, 9, (1), pp. 55-70.
Wong, J M. W., Ng, S. T. and Chan, A. P. C. (2010). Strategic planning for the sustainable development of the construction industry in Hong Kong, Habitat, 34, pp. 256-263.
World Bank (1984). The construction industry: issues and strategies in developing countries, World Bank, Washington.