Research Papers/Topics in Cooperative Economics and Management

Real Exchange Rate, Inflation Rate And Private Investments In Uganda (1990-2014)

ABSTRACT The main objective of the study is to examine the impact of real exchange rate and inflation on private investments in Uganda. The two objectives were to determine the effect of real exchange rate on private investment; to determine the effect of inflation rate on private investment. The study used Real exchange rate, Inflation rate, Bank credit, Foreign direct investment, Public investment and trade as the determinants of private investment using secondary data for a period of 1990-...

Effect Of Internal Audit On Financial Performance Of Commercial Banks In Uganda; A Case Study Of Stanbic Bank Kansanga Branch

ABSTRACTFinancial performance requires appropriate internal audit practices to enhance efficiency.For the purpose of this study the researcher sought to determine the effect of internalaudit on financial performance in commercial bank (Stanbic bank). Internal audit waslooked at from the perspective of internal audit standards, professional competency,internal controls and independence of internal audit. The study selected one seniormanager in the finance department. The researcher administere...

The Impact Of Credit Policy On The Performance Of Financial Institutions In Uganda:

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THE EFFECT OF PROMOTIONAL MIX ELEMENTS ON SALES VOLUME: A STUDY AT COTTEX TEXTILE INDUSTRY PLC

Abstract The overall objective of this study was to determine the effect of promotional mix elements on sales volume. The research used descriptive and explanatory research design based on the scope of the study. It utilized primary and secondary data using self-administered questionnaires and unstructured personal interviews following census sampling techniques to the population of Cottex textile industry plc. Finally, the data collected from the respondents were analyzed using descriptive-a...

PROMOTING SMALL SCALE ENTERPRISES IN THE RURAL AREAS THROUGH COOPERATIVES WITH SPECIAL FOCUS ON ENUGU STATE

Abstract The researcher investigated the impact of co-operative society in promotion of self-reliance and small scale enterprise especially in Enugu East local government area in Enugu State. The broad objective of the study is to examine the impact of co-operative in promoting self-reliance and small scale enterprise with special focus on Enugu East L.G.A Enugu State. The constraint of the study was lack of adequate capital to facilitate production, over dependency on government, persistence...

Utilization Of Credit Among Agricultural Co-Operative Societies Members In Anambra State

Abstract: The broad objective of this project is to examine the credit utilization among members of agricultural co-operative societies while some of the specific objectives include; determine the effects of the fund's utilization on member farm business; examine the various uses of the credit obtained by the co-operative members and determine the problems associated in obtaining farm credit facilities. A multistage sampling technique was adopted to select 323 respondents (members of agr...

MAXIMIXING CO-OPERATIVE BUSINESS ENTERPRISES IN COVID-19 ERA THROUGH THE REFORMATION OF INDEGINOUS (ISUSU) SOCIETIES IN ENUGU STATE

The study “Maximizing Co-operative business enterprises covid-19 era through the reformationof indigenous (Isusu) Societies” was carried out with the General objective to examine the possibleways of Reforming Indigenous Savings/Contributions Societies, so as to enable their positivecontribution to co-operative development. The specific objective is to find out the effect ofindigenous saving and contribution societies. The researcher, in carrying out the study generateddata from both prima...

Gross Domestic Product And Export Earnings In Uganda (2000 - 2011)

ABSTRACT The study was set to investigate the relationship between GDP and exports earning in Uganda from 20OO~2O11. It was guided by three research objectives which included assessing the trend of earnings, annual gross domestic product and establishing the relationship between the two variables. The study adopted a longitudinal research design involving quantitative approach in data collection. A time series analysis was adopted and the use of quantitative techniques to analyze secondary d...

Effect Of Community Empowerment Innitiatives On Human Development In Vihiga County, Kenya

ABSTRACT  Community empowerment has been advocated to be the most promising approach to local development. Ideally, community empowerment mobilizes local communities to improve their quality of life thereby reducing poverty and influencing developmental change at local levels. The objective of the study was to evaluate the effect of community empowerment fund on human development in Vihiga County. The study adopted a descriptive research approach with stratified sampling technique. This rese...

Developing A Construct Validity For Motivation Of Employees In The National Agricultural Research Organisation (Naro) –Uganda: Validation Of Herzberg’s Theory

Introduction Motivation of employees has been identified as key to job performance and organization’s outputs (Latt, 2008). In a business context, organizational goals, profitability and competitiveness are determined significantly by employees’ performance; who in turn are grossly influenced by the employees’ attitude about work (Alharji & Yusoff, 2011; Chaudhary & Sharma; 2012). The attitude is highly influenced by how motivated employees are at work; hence their level of job satisfa...

Orphans And Vulnerable Children In Namibia: A Comparative Study Of Social Welfare Grants In The Oshana And The Khomas Regions

ABSTRACT Namibia is one of the countries in Southern Africa seriously affected by HIV/AIDS. To that end the pandemic contributed heavily to the burden of Orphans and vulnerable children in the country. The loss of a parent causes trauma and jeopardizes the future of the child. It is also observed that the death of a parent due to HIV/AIDS contribute to the rejection, isolation and exclusion by both the family members and caretakers. This study examines the living conditions and problems and c...

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 show countries that have strong democratic intuitions develop faster and enjoy the divide...

EFFECT OF MASS MEDIA ON YORUBA CULTURE AND TRADITION (A STUDY OF YORUBA YE MI ON R2FM 89.3)

MASS COMMUNICATION PROJECT ABSTRACT This study examined Effect of Mass Media on Yoruba Culture and Tradition. The study was guided by four objectives specifically to find out the level of exposure to “Yoruba Ye Mi” programme among Ibadan residents, to examine their perception of the programme in the promotion of Yoruba culture and tradition, to find out the influence of the programme in the understanding of Yoruba cultural and traditional practices among the residents of Ibadan and t...

The Effect of Marketing Strategies on Customers Satisfaction A Case Study of Intercontinental Distillers Limited. Osogbo Depot, Nigeria

ABSTRACT  This study evaluated the effect of marketing strategies on customers satisfaction in IDL Osogbo depot from (2008-2017). Questionnaires were used as the instrument for data collection .The sample size of this study was 60 staff and customers selected by using simple random sampling. 10 staff and 50 customers were selected from the company and (60) questionnaires were distributed. The finding reveals that 85% of the customers patronize the company product because it offers satisfacti...

The impact of infrastructural development on economic growth in Nigeria

ABSTRACT This study was carried out to examine the impact of infrastructural development on economic growth in Nigeria, using Uyo in Akwa Ibom state as a case study. The classical theory of economic growth was adopted in the study coupled with other theories of public expenditure. Two infrastructural variables: electric (energy)and road transport were adopted for the study. The study aims to access the impact of development road transport and power supply on the economic growth in the state...


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