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Assessment of Distributive Effects of Emigrant Remittances in Developing Countries

Abstract  Despite the rising volume of remittances flowing to developing countries, their distributional effect on  the recipient countries has been largely unexplored. We examine this topic using data from World Bank. Despite the positive effects of emigrants remittances in terms of developing microfinance Institutions and welfare improvement of the recipient households, its negative effects  ranges from appreciation of the national currency, hampering competitiveness, monetary ...

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Jiddah Ajayi 4 PAGES (2909 WORDS) Economics Article 0 Views
THE BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES OF INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS (IFRS) ADOPTION BY LISTED COMPANIES (A CASE STUDY OF NIGERIA BREWERIES PLC, IBADAN).

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study is to bring out issue and concepts of international financial reporting standard (IFRS) in general, its relationship to corporate business with specific reference to Nigeria Brewery Pic, Ibadan. The Objective of the study is to present the benefit of IFRS adoption and the problem of the study is the need for harmonization of financial statements and single of consistent high quality financial reporting standard gain wide spread acceptance amongs...

Independence of Statutory Auditors and Reliability of Financial Statements in Nigerian Listed Companies

This article provides vast knowledge on the impact of independence of statutory auditors and reliability of financial statements in Nigerian listed companies.ABSTRACTIn this study, the impact of the independence of statutory auditors on the reliability of financial statements in Nigerian listed companies was critically evaluated and analyzed. The major problem identified was is the need to safeguard auditors’ independence in order to gain stakeholders’ trust and confidence to utilize the ...

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Sodiq Safiriyu 27 PAGES (6408 WORDS) Accounting Article 2 Views
IMPACT OF TAXATION ON SMALL AND MEDIUM SCALE ENTERPRISES IN EKITI STATE

ABSTRACT This study examines the impact of taxation on small and medium scale enterprises in Ekiti State..           The research reviewed at some literature that has some degree of relevance to the subject matter under study. The study shall adopt the non-probability sampling technique and data collection was carried out using the questionnaire method consisting of one hundred (100) respondents drawn from the study population. Frequency counts and percentages were us...

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Samuel Ayomide Premium 78 PAGES (14805 WORDS) Banking And Finance Project 2 Views
THE IMPACT OF MICRO FINANCE BANKS ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF ON SMALL SCALE BUSINESS IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT This study examines the impact of micro finance bank on the development of small scale enterprise (SMEs) in Ekiti State.           The research reviewed at some literature that has some degree of relevance to the subject matter under study. The study shall adopt the stratified random sampling technique and data collection was done through the questionnaire method consisting of one hundred and ten (110) respondents drawn from the study population. Frequency co...

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Samuel Ayomide Premium 61 PAGES (14555 WORDS) Banking And Finance Project 1 View
POVERTY AND YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT IN EKITI STATE

ABSTRACT          The study examined Poverty and Youth Unemployment in Ekiti State, which is crucial to the development of the Ekiti State. The broad objective of the study is to investigate the effects of youth unemployment and poverty, the causes of youth unemployment and poverty, and also to analyze the possible resolution in reducing poverty and youth unemployment in Ekiti State. Primary data was employed, and also, administering of questionnaire to elicit information o...

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THE IMPACT OF REVENUE AND COST RELATIONSHIP OF TAX COLLECTION IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT This study examined “The impact of revenue and cost relationship of tax collection in Nigeria” a case study of Ekiti State Government.  Tax is not a friend of anyone, yet it must be loved by everyone, this ageless paradox has originated from time immemorial. The pathetic attitudes of human beings towards payment of tax remain progressively the same from one century to the other, from one generation to the other. Taxes being the most important source of government r...

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Samuel Ayomide Premium 73 PAGES (12691 WORDS) Accounting Project 2 Views
ANALYSIS OF GLOBALIZATION AND INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION IN NIGERIA: AN ERROR CORRECTION MODELLING APPROACH

Abstract The importance of globalisation in the development of the global economy has gained significant backing over the years, as long-run global projections are sustained. Without doubt, it is strappingly believed that, there is more to gain about several striking issues that are essential in the current trend towards globalisation. Consequently, this study seeks to ascertain the bi-directional relationship (if any), between globalisation and industrial production in the context of Nigeri...

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AN APPRAISAL OF THE ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS OF THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IN NIGERIA

Abstract Change is inevitable in a progressive society – Benjamin Disraeli. The world continues to undergo certain changes in order to meet up with man’s requirements. Revolutionary changes are been witnessed across various aspects of human endeavours. These changes have transformed the world into a better place and made living more comfortable. Some nations of the world champion the course of these transformational changes termed ‘Industrial Revolution’ earlier than oth...

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Orji Emmanuel 18 PAGES (3711 WORDS) Economics Article 1 View
FISCAL DEFICIT FINANCING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE FROM NIGERIA (2005-2014)

ABSTRACTThis study examined Fiscal Deficit Financing and Economic Development using empirical evidence from Nigeria from 2005-2014. Methodologically, the study adopted a quantitative research; employing time-series data (on Human Development Index which was used as a proxy for Economic Development and on Budget Deficit, External debt, Domestic Debt which were proxies for Fiscal Deficit Financing and on Interest Rate which was used as a control variable) sourced from the CBN Statistical Bullet...

The Effect of Overpopulation on Standard of Living in Nigeria 1985-2014

ABSTRACTThis study examines the effect of overpopulation on standard in Nigeria.  Thus, Malthusian theory of population is relevant to Nigeria as a developing economy but this theory is not used in this research due to lack of empirical and scientific evidence. The study used trend analysis of the study with the scope spanning between 1985 and 2014.  The study adopted ordinary least square method of analysis in examining the time series properties using the Augmented Dickey-Fuller unit root...

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CONTRIBUTION OF THE NATIONAL DIRECTORATE OF EMPLOYMENT (NDE) TO UNEMPLOYMENT REDUCTION IN EKITI STATE, NIGERIA (2011-2015)

The issue of unemployment is at the front burner of policy discussions in both developed and developing countries today. This is because, when left unchecked, the scourge of unemployment has the capacity to destabilize the most peaceful of societies and crash the most buoyant of economies. The study assessed the contribution of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) to unemployment reduction in Ekiti State between 2011 and 2015. The NDE was created in 1986 to combat mass unemployment in...

IMPACT OF TRADE GLOBALIZATION ON THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

ABSTRACTThe study was carried out to ascertain the Impact of Trade Globalization on the Nigeria Economy with the years under consideration being 1986 to 2016. The study seeks to examine the effect of Trade Globalization on the Economy of Nigeria. To achieve this, data was sourced from the World Development Index 2016 and the CBN Statistical Bulletin 2016. The data in return was subjected to econometric analysis and was run using the Eviews9.0 statistical software. Auto-regressive Distributed ...

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Effective Human Resource Development in Financial Institutions: A Case of First Bank of Nigeria Plc

ABSTRACT  The study is anchored on human resource development (HRD) as the critical element that propels the financial institutions towards achieving and sustaining competitive advantage in this age of explosive information technology which has brought in revolution in the global economic landscape with impact on individuals and challenges on businesses. It assesses the relevance of Human Resource Development in addressing the issues and also present techniques that may be applied by ...

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Effect of Branding Strategy on the Marketing of Rice in Benue State

The study determine the effect of branding strategy on the marketing of rice in Benue state.Statement of the ProblemThe demand for rice is rising speedily at an estimated rate of 10% per annum (NRDS, 2009), due to population growth and urbanization (Adejumo-Ayibiowu,2010;   Inuwa  et  al.,  2011).  Even   though,  there  is  growing  demand   for   rice  in Nigeria, corresponding increase in supply is lacking thereby leading to persistentdemand - supply gap. Market performanc...

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Chibabi Alex Premium 45 PAGES (8933 WORDS) Marketing Project 2 Views

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