Research Papers/Topics in Economics

The Impact of Taxation Revenue on Economic Growth in Nigeria 1986-2018

This study analyzed the impact of taxation revenue on economic growth in Nigeria, the specific objectives include: Analyse the trend of taxation revenue and economic growth in Nigeria; examine the relationship between taxation revenue to economic growth in Nigeria; and determine the direction of causality between tax revenue and economic growth in Nigeria.The research made use of Real Gross Domestic Product (RGDP) as the dependent variable and Petroleum Profit Tax (PPT), Company Income Tax (C...

The Impact of Information and Communication Technology on the Economic Growth in Nigeria

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Influence of Broken Homes on the Academic Performance of Secondary School Students in Ilorin West Local Government Area In

ABSTRACT         This study is focused on the influence of broken homes on the performance of students in Ilorin West Local Government Area of Kwara State. A total of 200 respondents were used form ten secondary school in the local government. A questionnaire developed by the researcher was used to gather data in the study. The simple percentage techniques was used to analyse the data  collected and the reliability co-efficient is 70%. From t...

The Relationship Between Students’ Performance in Continuous Assessment and Their Final Performance in Economics

ABSTRACT         The purpose of the study is to find out the relationship between continuous assessment and their final performance in Economics. The sample for the study consists of 100 students who were randomly selected from five stratified mixed and public secondary schools. The records of the students on continuous assessment and junior schools certificate examination results in social studies were collected from the continuous assessment div...

Assessment Self-Efficacy for Learning and Employment Between Regular and Sandwich Students of Primary Education Studies

 CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.1       Background of the Study             All men are created equal and are entitled to certain liberties as citizens of the nation. One such liberty that all men have is to receive a free and appropriate education. Despite educational initiatives and numerous efforts at the federal and state level, children from various demographic subgroups do not receiv...

Role Of Women in the Ilorin Emirate Politics.

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONThe issue of women particupation in politics has become the focus of attention in recent times. The general belief is that the women group constitutes the oppressed and the exploited in the sootety. Women require greater attention, since they constitute a large percentage of the population and also contribute to the development of their various communities through active participation in politics.Apart from these, all over the world today, there is an increasmg a...

Ratio Analysis as a Tool for Performance Appraisal in Nigeria Financial Market (A Case Study of First Bank Nig Plc )

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Preservice Economics Teachers Perception and Attitude Towards the use of Computer- Based Test for Assessments in University of Ilorin

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONBackground to the StudyA systematic collection of information for use in judging the worth of a programme, product, procedure, or objective; or the potential utility of alternative approaches designed to attain specific objectives (Joshua, 2004). Evaluation of teaching and learning in the Nigerian educational system consisted, essentially, of tests and examinations often conducted by teachers or instructors, examining bodies or government departments. Evaluation ...

An Empirical Investigation into the Determinants of External Debt in Asian Developing and Transitioning Economies

AbstractThis paper investigates the determinants of external debt in 32 Asian developing and transitioning economies for the period 1995–2019. Estimation is carried out using the generalized method of moments (GMM), which is capable of dealing with potential endogeneity problems. The results show that in both the short- and long-run, economic growth and investment reduce external debt, whereas exchange rate, trade, and government expenditure increase external debt. ...

Oil Price Shocks and Oil Sector Stock Prices in Nigeria

ABSTRACTThis study investigates the impact of oil price shocks on oil sector stock prices in Nigeria using a high frequency data between January 2000 to December 2010. The empirical results indicates that no significant effect of oil price is found on oil sector stock prices but there are significant effects of such macroeconomic variables as interest rate, exchange rate and real gross domestic product on oil sector stock prices in Nigeria.Therefore the volatility in oil price does not necess...

Optimal Extraction Of Natural Gas In Tanzania: Empirical Test Of Hotelling’s Principle

ABSTRACT There are huge expectations that Tanzania’s current natural gas discoveries and extraction would provide significant growth in the economy. However, there are no empirical studies conducted to provide the understanding of the potential and efficient resource extraction paths, shadow prices, cost components and behavior of gas extracting firms, whether firm’s are operating in a manner predicted by Hotelling’s theory and its dynamic optimality condition. We use panel Feasib...

The Effect of Household Waste Disposal on Household Health Expenditure in Ghana

ABSTRACT Improper disposal of household waste induces diseases such as malaria, diarrhoea, cholera, typhoid among others which have consequences on healthcare expenditure in a developing country like Ghana. This study investigated the effect of household waste disposal on household health expenditure in Ghana and as well examined the socio-economic and demographic factors that influence healthcare expenditure among Ghanaian households. The study employed the Tobit estimation techniq...

Economics Extended Essay IB 2021: Market Failure - Measures Taken to Reduce Smoking in Berlin

How has Berlin, Germany tackled the smoking epidemic in the last year? What has this resultedin?This research paper would help answer that question. 

The Effect of Fiscal Policy on Economic Growth in Nigeria.

Background of the StudyThe Nigeria economy has been plagued with several challengesover the years. Researchers have identified some of these challenges as; Gross mismanagement/misappropriate of public funds (Okemini and Urata,2008). Corruption and ineffective economic policies (Gbosi, 2007); jack of integration of macroeconomic plans and the absence of harmonization and coordination of fiscal policies (Onoh,2007); inappropriate and ineffective policies (Anyanwu,2007). Imprudent public ...


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