Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

THE IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 ON THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

Coronavirus was first discovered in December 2019 in Wuhan China as a Pneumonia of unknown cause. The virus spread very fast, with a number of cases and deaths in quite a short time. In January 30th 2020, the World Health Organization deemed it fit to declare the virus as a public health emergency hazard. It was named COVID-19 in February 2020. Coronavirus COVID-19 are a large family of viruses that can cause illness ranging from cold, sore throat, fever, headache etc. The viruses are z...

Single Mothers parenting

ABSTRACTThis study is concerned with assessing single  mother’s experience of  socializing their dependent children in Ilorin South, Kwara State, Nigeria. The objective of the study is to find out the experiences of single mothers in socializing their children. The researcher has employed qualitative research methodology. The basic research  question is; how do single mothers take care of their family with the parenting style they adopt? For this purpose, the data requirements for the st...

Democracy and Development in West Africa (ECOWAS)

Democracy and Economic Development is a matter of absolute choice. In the context of West Africa and Africa, contemporary democracy and economic development is a matter of choice and the interplay of internal and external forces at play. The long-term negative effects of colonial legacies and lack of strong democratic institutions are the exact outcome of democracy and development in west Africa. Studies shows countries that have strong democratic intuitions develop faster and enjoys the divi...

Research Paper - Are Gender Roles and Stereotypes in Movies Affecting the Way Modern Society Thinks.edited

This paper entails the use of gender stereotypes and roles in cinematic works and media platforms. Overall, it gives a detailed analysis of the effects of stereotypes in modern cinematic works and the impact it has on society. These expectations soon become the stereotypes used in movies, although it is more exaggerated, the tendency of creating a trend that influences the society both positively and negatively is high.This creates an opportunity to effectively address stereotype issues,...

THE QUEST FOR POWER THROUGH BRUTE POLITICAL VIOLENCE

Vigilantism in Ghana has become a frequent occurrence in the country, with at least more than 10 vigilante-related riots observed at different locations in the country since 2002. Their activities normally heighten during political programs and election years. Vigilantism in the country has gradually grown in nature and type and has now become a dominant threat to the country’s national security. Consequently, this article sets out to examine the changing dynamics of vigilanti...

Project Management: Crashing and Risk Management

Matrix Engineering Company specializes in construction, rehabilitation and dismantling of tanks, and other turnkey projects. Matrix Engineering Company prides itself on its ability to delivery good quality projects under budget and as scheduled. The company takes project planning very seriously and usually aims for up to 90% probability of completion and would manage the remaining risk with its expertise in operational excellence.Emerald Refinery and Petrochemical Company, one of Matrix’s b...

Telenor Serbia Case

In summary, Serbia presents opportunity for growth and Telenor should offer financial services to the niche market. It should position as branchless, fully-mobile and use existing network as distribution channel. Its designed services are superior to the competition and this would engender loyalty of its customers – translating into profits.

Societie Raffineur Case

Société Raffineur, a French company that buys nickel ores from variety of mines and process into three grades of pure nickel, was grappling with its complex raw material and production scheduling problem. The old foreman that who responsibilities included planning of the schedule had unfortunately passed away and his successor had been incapable of successfully dealing with this problem, which resulted in a loss of $1 m in July due to the purchase of extra electricity at higher prices. The ...

Cooper Industries Inc. Case

Cooper Industries Inc., a company with considerable financial strength and solid management, has a strong record of acquiring companies in a friendly takeover way, aiming at: expanding its portfolio into new markets, gaining the know-how in high quality product lines and making synergies that would lead to economies of scale. Within this context, Nicholson Company is under scope to be acquired.  Although Cooper had made an offer, which was rejected initially; at the moment in time ...

Eagle Airlines Case

The scope of this report is to provide advisory content to Eagle Airlines regarding the profitability of investment in a new aircraft, Piper Chieftain, as well as general recommendations on the profitability of operations. For the purposes of the analysis, several methods were employed in order to evaluate how changes in uncertain input parameters affect profitability: case scenarios, one-way sensitivity analysis, two-way sensitivity analysis and Monte Carlo simulations. Sensitivity ana...

Oil Price – Inflation Nexus: A Case Study of South Africa and Nigeria

The goal of this research is to examine the impact of oil price on inflation rates in South Africa and Nigeria- thereby comparing inflation nexus between oil rich and non-oil rich African nations. To accomplish this task the authors have utilized yearly oil price and inflation data from the period of 1987 – 2016 (source: World Bank), thus providing 30 data observations.An ARDL modeling approach has been deemed most appropriate in this analysis due to limited sample data. Our result revealed...

Self-esteem and Parent-Child Communication on Sexuality as Aelected Factors Associated with Risky Sexual Behaviour among Late adolescents in Obafemi Awolowo University.

ABSTRACTThis study assessed Risky Sexual Behaviour and its relationship to Self-esteem and Parent-child communication among Late Adolescents in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. It also ascertained the demographic determinants of Self-esteem, Parent-child communication and Risky Sexual Behaviour of the students. These were with a view to providing information on the role of Self-esteem and Parent-child communication on Risky Sexual Behaviour of the students in the study area.The study empl...

Natural Gas Pipelines in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea

The discovery of large gas fields off the coasts of Israel, Cyprus and Egypt could have significant implications, not merely in addressing the countries 'energy needs, but also for geopolitical relations in the region and with Europe. Such results have already played a major role in the reconciliation agreement and established a new context in which talks can be restarted.

FACTS AND FIGURES OF BOSSO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA 2020

This is a research carried out in accordance with section (1a) as provided by the Fourth schedule 1999 constitution which states one of the function of the local government council as; the consideration and making of recommendations to a state commission on economic planning. three aspects of the economic where look into andrecommendations where made based on those three aspects. These are; population growth rate (indigenous and non-indigenous) and housing figures of Bosso...


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