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Foreign Direct Investment, Domestic Investment and Economic Growth in Nigeria (1986 - 2013)

The broad objective of this study is to examine the impact of foreign direct investment and domestic investment on economic growth in Nigeria for the period of 1986 to 2013. To achieve the broad objective, the following specific objectives were raised:(i) Analyse the trend of foreign direct investment, domestic investment and economic growth in Nigeria; (ii) examine the relative impact of foreign direct investment and domestic investment on economic growth in Nigeria; and (iii) investiga...

THE IMPACT OF TRADE LIBERALIZATION ON THE ECONOMIC GROWTH OF NIGERIA

TABLE OF CONTENTSPage Title Page Certification iiDedication iiiAcknowledgements ivAbstract vTable of Contents viCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study 11.2 Statement of Problem 31.3 Aims & Objectives of the Study 41.4 Relevant Research Questions 41.5 Relevant Research Hypotheses 4  1.6 Significance of the Study 51.7 Scope of the Study 51.8 Definitio...

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THE IMPACT OF TAX REVENUE ON GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTThe contribution of taxation to any economy globally cannot be overemphasized. Apart from the revenue function it performs for the government, it is also used to assist the national government to achieve the country’s macro-economic objectives in the areas of fiscal and monetary policies. Over the years, it has been observed that a substantial part of revenue generated in Nigeria is from taxes, yet the role of taxation in promoting economic activities and growth is not felt, mainly ...

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THE IMPACT OF MONEY SUPPLY ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA OVER THE PERIOD 1970 TO 2014

Background of the StudyIn the recent year the relationship between money supply and economic growth has been receiving increasing attention than any subject matter in the field of monetary economics. Economists differ on the impact of money supply on economic growth, while some agreed that variations in the quantity of money is the most important determinant of economic growth and that countries that devote more time to studying the behavior of aggregate money supply experiences much variatio...

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Overview of the Effect of Oil Price Volatility on Economy Growth in Nigeria Using Per Capital Income as Deciding Factor

ABSTRACT This work is an overview of the effect of oil price volatility on economy growth in Nigeria using per capital Income as deciding factor. 

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THE IMPACT OF EXTERNAL DEBTS ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA

Nigeria’s debt profile has been on the increase over the years, and the country may soon reach a debt threshold that would affect economic growth negatively. This may lead the economy to a debt trap. The study empirically examines the impact of external debt on economic growth in Nigeria. Descriptive and econometric analytical tools were used in data analyses. Data on  Real Gross Domestic Product (RGDP), External Debt Stock, External Debt Service Payment, and Exchange Rate we...

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Business Cycle, Macroeconomic Variables and Economic Growth in Nigeria

This paper examined the dynamic interaction among business cycle, macroeconomic variables and economic growth in Nigeria between 1986 and 2014. The study employed the vector auto regression technique (VAR) to investigate the business cycle effect on economic growth and its interaction with government expenditure and money supply in Nigeria during the study period. Quarterly time series data between 1986 and 2014 was used for the study. Data on the real gross domestic product (RGDP), nominal g...

Does Governance Influence Economic Growth in Sub Saharan Africa

Poor governance in Sub-Saharan Africa has been a major hindrance to economic growth of the region compared to other regions in the rest of the world. To examine the influence of governance on economic growth of Sub-Saharan Africa, panel data on growth rate of Gross Domestic Product, governance indicators and other indicators of the three selected Sub-Saharan Africa countries namely Nigeria, South- Africa and Ghana for the period of 1996-2015 were sourced from World Development Indicators of t...

Nigeria's Sustainable Economic Headway

This article provided us with a simple, but very powerful framework to understanding how a sustainable economic growth can be actualized. Within the confines of this rational work, it was shown that agro based economy, on the long run, will not lead to a sustained economic growth while industry based economy will foster sustained economic growth. This is because industry based economy is being supported by the process of ‘capital accumulation’. Though this article showed evidence that inc...

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Impact of deposit money banks agricultural credit on agricultural productivity in Nigeria

This paper examined the impact of deposit money bank agricultural credit on agricultural productivity in Nigeria using an error correction model and annual time series data for the period 1981-2014. The results indicate that an equilibrium relationship exists between the variables. In addition, we find that deposit money bank’s agricultural credit impacts positively and significantly on agricultural productivity in the long-run, but this impact is quite negligible in the shor...

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Effects of monetary policy on inflation in Nigeria (1986-2013)

TITLE PAGETHE EFFECT OF MONETARY POLICY ON INFLATION IN NIGERIA (1986-2013)BYOLUWATIMILEHIN A. OYEKUNLE12/27ED/062BEING A RESEARCH PROJECT SUBMITTED TO THE COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES, MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES,DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES KWARA STATE UNIVERSITYIN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENT OF THE AWARD OFBACHELOR OF SCIENCE (B.Sc) DEGREE IN ECONOMICSMAY, 20161CERTIFICATIONI hereby certify that this research work was carried out by Oluwatimilehin A Oyekunlewith ...

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UNEMPLOYMENT AND POVERTY CAUSALITY IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTDespite the numerous policies that have been set out over the years to tackle the hydra-headed problems of unemployment and poverty in Nigeria, not much progress has been made towards quelling the trend. Part of the reasons why these problems seem unsolvable is due to the fact that direction of causality between the two has not been ascertained in the light determination of policy direction. The main objective of this study, therefore, is to explore the direction of causality that exi...

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IMPACT OF NIGERIA STOCK EXCHANGE ON CAPITAL FORMATION

AbstractSince the Nigerian stock exchange started its operations in 1961, it has not yet been able to attain efficiency as is the case in other countries and as such its inherent impact on capital formation in Nigeria has not been clear enough. The main objective of this study, therefore, is to explore the role of the stock exchange on capital formation in Nigeria. Time series data were applied in carrying out this research work, using the variables; Market Capitalization, New Issues of Instr...

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Nigeria's Recession: Causes, Effects and Solutions

NIGERIA’S RECESSION: CAUSES, EFFECTS AND SOLUTIONS. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the minister of finance Kemi Adeosun have all agreed that Nigeria is technically plunged into recession. I will be analysing some causes of Nigeria’s recession and the possible way out. The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) defines recession as a significant decline in economic activity Spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real GDP, real income...

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Effects of Population Growth On Agriculture

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONThe impact of population growth on agriculture and natural resource management has been debated at least from the time of Reverend Thomas Malthus . Although the dismal predictions of Malthus regarding the inability of agricultural production to keep pace with population growth have not come to pass. The consequences of population growth on economic development nave attracted the attention of economists ever since Adam Smith wrote his Wealth of Nations. Adam Smith wrote,...

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