Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

Efficacy of Mentorship as a Veritable Tool for Entrepreneurship Action on Entrepreneurship Education

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study is to examine efficacy of mentorship as a veritable tool for entrepreneurship action on entrepreneurship education. The study seeks to determine the relationships between formal mentoring and entrepreneurship action on entrepreneurship education. Furthermore, scanty studies by other authors were also reviewed. However, both primary and secondary sources of data were exploited. The primary data were collected by administering questionnaire, whilst the secondar...

Fraudulent Practices in the Banking Industry; It's Impact on Economic Growth

                     ABSTRACTThis study was set to investigate various forms of fraudulent practices in the banking industry:its impact on  economic growth in Nigeria, the study seek to examine the effect of amount lost to fraud on Nigeria economic growth and to also examine the effect of number of fraud cases on Nigeria economic growth covering the period between 2005-2017, the main instrument for data collection is through secondary source in which the data were extracted from t...

FRAUDULENT PRACTICES IN THE BANKING INDUSTRY: ITS IMPACT ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA (2005-2017)

FRAUDULENT PRACTICES IN THE BANKING INDUSTRY: ITS IMPACT ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA (2005-2017)ABSTRACTThis study was set to investigate various forms of fraudulent practices in the banking industry:its impact on  economic growth in Nigeria, the study seek to examine the effect of amount lost to fraud on Nigeria economic growth and to also examine the effect of number of fraud cases on Nigeria economic growth covering the period between 2005-2017, the main instrument for data collecti...

AUDITORS ROLE IN FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION IN NIGERIAN PUBLIC SECTOR

ABSTRACT This study examines the role of auditor in the fight against corruption in the Nigerian public sector. The objective of these study is to: find out the roles auditors play in the fight against corruption in Nigeria, examine the technique employed by auditors to detect fraud in public sector and access auditors and the fight against corruption in Nigeria.  To achieve the objective of this research work, relevant primary data were collected using questionnaire to respond...

IMPACT OF AUDITORS REPORT ON INVESTMENT AND MANAGEMENT

ABSTRACT The auditor's report is a document that the auditor usually issue at the end of an audit assignment stating the true and fairness of the accounts as at the date of the audit.  The general opinion amongst the financial information users is that any person with a particular interest in a business should be able to trust the audited accounts, as a guaranty of solvency and viability of the business.  Therefore, when it becomes public knowledge, without previous...

EMERGING ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTING

ASBTRACT The objective of this paper is to examine the Emerging issues in International Accounting in Multinational Corporations (MNCs). The various factors driving International Accounting in Multinational Corporations and the Structuring, regionalisation and Globalisation of Market. We will also examine the application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in International Accounting for Multinational Corporations and the Tax aspect of MNCs Transfer Pricing.     ...

A SEMINAR PAPER ON SERVICE QUALITY, CLIENT’S SATISFACTION WITH AUDIT FIRMS IN NIGERIA.

Abstract The study investigated the effect of audit firms’ service quality on customers’ satisfaction. KPMG, Deloitte,  Price water house cooper and Ernst & Young  which are the big four  audit firms in Nigeria and another four small audit firms namely; Adebola Shobanjo and Company, Daca Consult Limited, Emiabata Lawal and co. Chattered Accountants and Ace Audit Control and Expertise were used as a case study. A survey of three hundred clients from different ...

Relative Performance Efficiency Measurement In The Nigeria Public Sector: A Case Study of Federal Universities in Nigeria

AbstractConcerned by an apparent lack of positive correlationship between investments in federal universities in Nigeria and return on such investments, this study was undertaken. The Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) was used as an instrument for measuring the performance efficiency of selected broad-based federal universities. Having identified gaps in earlier studies, this study used data from the National Universities Commission (NUC), the main regulatory body of universities in ...

Impact of Oil and Gas Taxation and Nigeria Economic Growth

ABSTRACT Oil and Gas Taxation is a major source of revenue for the Federal Government of Nigeria to meet its statutory obligations of ensuring the economic development of Nigeria. It assists the government to achieve the country’s macroeconomic objective in the areas of fiscal and monetary policies.However,it has been observed that non-provision of corporate social responsibilities in the communities where there is extraction of crude oil result into constant destruct...

An Investigation into the Impact of Cash Accounting Basis on Financial Statement Transparency in Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria

                                                        Abstract:The study investigated the impact of cash accounting basis on financial statement transparency in tertiaryinstitutions in Nigeria using Ekiti State as a case study. The population of the study includes relevant staffin the three public institutions in Ekiti State namely; College of Education Ikere, Ekiti State University andFederal Polytechnic Ado Ekiti. A total of 299 resp...

COMPOSITION REVIEW

Corporate governance failures globally in the last decade as well as the financial crisis worldwide have mounted strong pressure on the board of various organizations to live up to their responsibilities and roles. In Ghana, a number of cases have been recorded as the failure of board members to carry out their responsibilities (for example, Capital Bank and UT Bank). Boards have been faulted for lack of vigilant oversight functions, the relinquishing of control to corporate manage...

Impact of the Business Environment and SME Performance Project

AbstractThis research work examined the level of awareness of SME operators of business environment and its influence on their performance. The researcher intended to find out how the lack of knowledge of laws governing business operations and other external factors can hinder the successful operation of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in Nigeria. The study was limited to primary data obtained from some selected SMEs in Abuja. Secondary sources of data were utilized for the study fr...

SME INTERNATIONALIZATION AND THE CLOTHING AND TEXTILE INDUSTRY IN NIGERIA Project

AbstractThe Study is an Assessment of the Determinants of successful Internationalization of the Clothing and Textile Industry in Nigeria. A secondary data research approach involving explanatory and descriptive designs was used to collect and analyse data from World Bank, United Nation, and Association of Nigerian Manufacturers. The findings are that internationalization is positively influenced by Network relationship and negatively influenced by infrastructure and export barriers whi...

Effect of Privatization and Deregulation on the Performance of NNPC, Enugu Project

This study examines effect of privatization and deregulation on the performance of NNPC, Enugu. The study investigated the effect of the deregulation on the prices and consumption of petroleum products, its returns on NNPC, as well as its impact on the living standard of Nigeria. The empirical analysis is restricted to the period between 2010 and 2016 during the period that policy was implemented. The study made use of Chi Square analysis tool and found out that, although the station...


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