Research Papers/Topics in Statistics

The Effect of Oil Price Shocks on Inflation in Tanzania - an Autoregressive Distributed Lag and Vector Autoregressive Approach

Abstract: The import for oil in the whole world and particularly in Tanzania is heavily increasing due to the increasing number of cars, motorcycles, industries, and other machines for their operations. However, the imported oil has been going along with the imported inflation in the country. It is well known that a strong and stable inflation influences the economic growth of a country since it inspires investments, and enhances the consumers to afford purchasing of ...

The Effecs Of Stock Control! Stocktaking On Stock Management A Case Study Of Tropical Supermarket Naguru

The purpose of the study was to analyze the effects of stock control on inventory in business organizations, basing on the following objectives; to find out reasons of stock imbalances during stocktaldng to determine ways of minimizing inventory costs, and to provide practical procedures that can enable business implementation and improvement of their stock management. The descriptive aspect of the research design was used to establish the company performance in relation to its stock ma...

Imports And Economic Growth In Uganda (1995-2011)

ABSTRACTThis research report set out to investigate the relationship between imports and economicgrowth (measured by GDP) in Uganda (1995-20 1 1), the study employed time series survey datasince examined data for a short time ,its objectives were; to establish the trend of import inUganda(1995-201 1, to establish the trend of GDP growth of Uganda(1995-201 1) ,to investigatethe relationship between import and GDP growth in Uganda (1995-2011), the hypothesis of thestudy was there is no sig...

Foreign Aid And Economic Growth Case Study Khatumo State Of Somalia In Lasanod District

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION iiAPPROVAL iiiDEDICATION ivACKNOWLEGDEMENTLIST OF TABLES viiiLIST OF FIGURES ixCHAPTER ONE 1INTRODUCTION 11.0 Introduction 11.1 Background of the Study 11.2. Statement of the Problem 31.3 The purpose of the study 41.4. Research Objectives 41.5. Research Questions 41.6. Null Hypothesis 41.7. Scope 51.7.1. Geographical Scope 51.7.2. Content Scope 51.7.3.Theoretical Scope 51.7.4. Time Scope 51.8. Significance of the Study 51.9. Operational Definitions of Key Terms 61...

Personlity Traits And Academic Performance In Statistics Among Business Students Of Kampala International Univerity Main Campus

ABSTRACTThis study examined the effect of personality on academic performance. Participants wereBusiness students of Kampala international university who voluntarily participated in the study.They were asked to complete a personality questionnaire (NEO-FFI); academic performancewas measured in term of marks in test among business students including their demographicdata. The correlation type of descriptive research design was used for the study. One hundredand thirty students constituted...

Net Export And Economic Growth In Burundi (2003 —2012)

ABSTRACTThis thesis was based on net export and Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Burundi. Theresearch was guided by three objectives, that is, (i) to evaluate the level of net exports in Burundifrom 2003 — 2012. (ii) To assess the level of economic growth in Burundi from 2003 to 2012.(iii) to find out if there is a significant relationship between net exports and economic growth inBurundi from 2003 -2012.The study hypothesis was that there is no relationship between netexport and GDP gr...

Tax Policy And Foreign Direct Investment In Rwanda Between 2008-2012: A Case Of Kigali City~

This study determined the relationship between tax policy and foreign direct investment in Kigali City, Rwanda. In order to achieve the purpose of the study, three research objectives were formulated and these included: To determine effectiveness of tax policy in Rwanda; to determine the level of foreign direct investment in Kigali; and to establish whether there was a significant relationship between tax policy and foreign direct investment in .Kigali city, Rwanda. The research design u...

Population Growth And Unemployment In Tanzania: (2002 — 2012)

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVAL iiACKNOWLEDGEMENT iiiTABLE OF CONTENTS ivCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 11.0 Introduction1.1 Background of the Study 11.2 Statement of the Problem 21.3 Purpose of the Study 31,4 Research Objectives 31.4.1 General Objective 31.4.2 Specific Objectives 31 .5 Research Questions 31.6 Hypothesis of the Study 41.7 Scope of the Study 41.7.1 Geographical Scope 41.7.2 Content Scope 41.7.3 Time Scope 41.7.4 Theoretical Scope 41.8 Significance of the Study 51~ ~9 Definitio...

Agriculture And Economic Growth In Uganda (1990-2014)

ABSTRACTThe purpose of the study was to establish the relationship between agriculture and economicgrowth of Uganda in the period between 1990 and 2015. The objectives of the study were;identifying the trend of agriculture growth, identifying the trend of economic growth of Ugandaand establishing the relationship between agriculture and economic growth of Uganda in theperiod between 1990 and 2013. The study was quantitative. Secondary data for Uganda onagriculture and economic growth in ...

Wages And Labour Productivity at HR And Management Agency

ABSTRACT The study was conducted as a requirement for the partial fulfillment for the award of Bachelors of Economics and Applied Statistics at Kampala international University. The study was aimed at analyzing wages and labor productivity at HR and Management Agency in time. The literature review shows the level of productivity, measurement of productivity, different theories explaining wage effect just to mention a few. The study used secondary data from the organization for the a...

Threshold Effects In The Relationship Between Inflation And Economic Growth In Kenya: 1970-2014

ABSTRACT It is widely agreed among economists, policy makers and central bankers that all macroeconomic policies seek to attain high levels of economic growth coupled with very low rates of inflation. High inflation rates have resulted to a number of adverse effects on the economic growth of many countries over time. But how low should the inflation rate be so as not to affect economic growth negatively? Economic policymakers in Kenya have been working towards the attainment of a 5 perc...

The Use Of Ict And Economic Welfare In Uganda; A Case Study Of Makindye Division

ABSTRACTThere have been various efforts by the government of Uganda to improve onthe level of ICr use and economic welfare. However the level of KT use andEconomic welfare is still very low due to poor implementation of these policies.Its for this reason that the main aim of this study was to determine the use ofICT and Economic welfare in Uganda and the other objective was to establish arelationship between ICT use and Economic Welfare.A cross sectional survey that involved the use of...

Population Growth And Employment In Uganda (1991-2014).

ABSTRACTThe research was interested in finding out the relationship of population growth and employmentin Uganda from 1991 to 2014. The study objectives were; to establish the level of populationgrowth in Uganda from 1991 to 2014, to determine the level of employment of Uganda from1991 to 2014, and to find out the relationship between population growth and employment inUganda from 1991 to 2014. However, the research hypothesis was that there is a significantrelationship between populatio...

Population And Economic Growth In Uganda (1994 - 2012)

ABSTRACTThis research report set out to investigate the relationship between Population and economic ;rowth (measured by GDP) in Uganda (1994-2012). The study employed time series survey data 3ince examined data for a short time. Its objectives were; to establish the trend of Population in Uganda (1994-2012), to establish the trend of GDP growth of Uganda (1994-2012), to Lnvestigate the relationship between Population and GDP growth in Uganda (1994-2012). The aypothes...

The Role Of Electronic Money In Delivery Of Goods And Services A Case Study Of Kabale Municipality, Kabale District Uganda

ABSTRACTThis study was focused on the role of c-money in delivery of goods and services in kabalemunicipality, kabale district. The study was based on the objective like; to find out whether emoney is promoting sales of goods and services, to improve on the security of electronicpayments for the better delivery of goods and services, to find out the challenges faced by emoney and look for the possible solutions;The study was based on cross sectional design and respondents were both men ...


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