Research Papers/Topics in Business Administration

IMPACT OF CAPITAL MARKET PERFORMANCE ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA

This study examines the impact of Capital Market performance on economic growth of Nigeria for the period 1983 – 2010. Economic growth was proxied by gross domestic product while capital market performance was measured by market capitalization, total new issues, volume of transaction and listed equities. Data was collected using secondary source of data only. The technique employed was multiple regression as tool of analysis for the study. The findings of the study shows that the capi...

An Assessment of Performance Management System: A Case Study of Electricity Company of Ghana-Western Region

Abstract The implementation of performance management system within organizations is vital for the success of any business. This enables the individual objectives of the employees’ in the organization to be aligned with the overall corporate objectives. The performance management cycle is not complete without going through objective setting or performance standards, monitoring progress, methods to measure and evaluate performance based on those standards, tools to improve performa...

An Evaluation of the Performance of Nigerian Stock Exchange in the Economic Development of Nigeria

The purpose of this project is to evaluation of the performance of the Nigerian stock exchange (NSE) in Nigeria and to the overall financial development of the economy. It would be noted that the success of an industry of firm depends largely on the capital recourses available to the industry and this will also be reflected in the development of the economy. It has been noted that with the cost importance of the capital market a lot has been achieved by the nation. It can be noted that ...

Effect of Workplace Flexibility on Employee Engagement: A Study of Covenant University

The aim of this research is to examine the relation between the availability of flexible work arrangements employee engagement of academic staff of Covenant University.  The stud employed a survey research design. Simple random sampling technique was used in selecting 246 respondents for the study. The data for the study were collected through the use of structured questionnaire. The data generated were analyzed with the using descriptive statistics of mean, regression and spearman ra...

Effect of Workforce Diversity on Employee Performance in Nigerian Banking Industry (A Study of First Bank Nigeria Ltd, Ota Branch)

The purpose of this paper is to examine the effects of workforce diversity on employee performance. The survey research design method was adopted for the paper. The instrument used to gather relevant data for the study was the questionnaire. The study centred on the Nigerian Banking Sector to examine the level of diversity practiced in terms of gender, age, ethnicity and educational in Nigerian Organizations. First Bank of Nigeria Plc, Ota, Ogun State was the focal organization. A total ...

The Effects Of Capital Budgeting Decisions On The Firm's Profitability: A Case Study Of Manufacturing Companies In Hargeisa, Somalia

ABSTRACTfhis study was entitled "The effects of capital budgeting decisions on the firm's profitability: a;ase study of manufacturing companies in Hargeisa, Somalia" was presented after a study:onducted in eight selected manufacturing companies in Hargeisa, Somalia in the year 2012.\mong the objectives of the study were to assess how acquisition of long term assets affect the>rofitability of manufacturing firms, to assess how replacement of long term assets affect,rofitability of manufac...

The Effects Of Taxation On The Income Of Small Business Community: Case Study Of Bundibugyo Town Council Bundibugyo District Western Uganda

ABSTRACTThe topic of the study was the effects of taxation on the income of small business communitycase study ofBundibugyo town council Bundibugyo district western Uganda, the problem of thestudy was to have proper tax structures in Bundibugyo town council Bundibugyo district westernUganda.The purpose of the study was to establish the relationship between taxation and the income of thesmall Business community in Bundibugyo town council Bundibugyo district western Uganda.The objectives o...

The Impact Of Tax Defaulters On Collection Of Revenue In Nakapiripirit Town Council "A Case Study Of Nakapiripirit Town Councilnakapiripirit District Local Government

ABSTRACTTillS research thes1s focused on the topic, "The impact of tax defaulters on the collection ofrevenue in Nakapiripirit Town Council, was interested in finding out the impact of taxdefaulters on revenue collection.The objecl!ve of the study was to determine whether there are other factors that influencerevenue collection other than defaulting and to tind out the impact of the tax defaulters onthe collection of revenue in Nakapiripirit Town Council.The research question to guide th...

The Effects Of Information, Communication, Technology On Customer Retention In Banking Industry. (Case Study: Kotido).

ABSTRACTThe study investigated the effects of Information, Communication and Technology on customerretention in the banking industry in Kotido that is Stanbic and Centenary Banks as Case study.Fifty Respondents which included Customers and management of both Centenary and Stanbicbanks respectively. The objective of the study was to establish the effects of E-Fund transfertechnology on customer retention in the banking industry, to identify the effects of telephonebanking technology on cu...

A Study Of Hubbing As A Measure Of Reducing Costs And Increasing Efficiency In The Banking Industry Case Study: Standard Chartered Bank

ABSTRACTThe banking sector has increasingly become competitive. A dwindling economy, increases inthe number of banks, high interest rates have all led to a rise in operational costs andconsequent reduction in profits. This has necessitated banks to develop strategies that enablethem to provide superior service at minimum costs.The objective of this study was to investigate the extent to which "Rubbing" (a process ofreducing costs whereby banks are using remote locations where labour ...

Advertisement And Sales Volume In Selected Soft Drink Companies In Selected Districts, Central Uganda

ABSTRACTThis study established the relationship between advertisement and sales volume inselected soft drink companies, in selected districts central Uganda. The study wasguided by four objectives, (i) profile of respondents (ii) level of advertisement (iii) levelof sales volume and (iv) whether there was significant relationship in the level ofadvertisement and sales volume of selected soft drink companies. A survey design wasused specifically descriptive correlation and descriptive co...

Accounting Information Systems And Financial Performance In Ministries Of Education And Infrastructure In Rwanda

ABSTRACTThis study is a result of an academic research entitled “Accounting InformationSystems and Financial Performance in Ministries of Education and Infrastructurein Rwanda”. The purpose of this study was to test the null hypothesis of nosignificant relationship between Accounting Information Systems and FinancialPerformance in Ministries of Education and Infrastructure in Rwanda, togenerate new information from the existing data and to validate the concept ofIsmail and King.The ...

The Role Of Corporate Governance In The Financial Performance Case Study Of Stanbic Bank Uganda-Kampala Head Office

ABSTRACTThe purpose of the study was to establish the role of corporate governance 111 financialperformance of Stanbic bank basing on the following objectives, to establish the corporategovernance practices used in Stanbic bank to establish factors related to corporategovernance affecting financial perfonnance of the bank and to establish the relationshipbetween corporate governance and financial perfonnance of the bank.A cross-sectional research design was used in the study. The sample...

Marketing Strategy And Customer Satisfaction In Small And Medium Enterpreises (Smes): A Case Study Of Airtel Telecommunication Comp Any, In Nakawa Division

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION .............................................................................................................................. iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ............................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ..........................................

Debt Management And The Performance Of An Enterprise. A Case Study Of Motor Care Uganda

f'his research report discussed debt management and the performance of an enterprise in motor care Uganda limited. Debt management is the process of establishing and executing a strategy lor managing the company's debt in order to raise the required amount of funding, achieve its risk and cost objectives, and to meet any other sovereign debt management goals the Company may have set. such as developing and maintaining an efficient market for Company securities. In the section two it look...


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