Research Papers/Topics in Economics

Banking Services And Growth Of Informal Sector In Uganda: A Case Study Of Makindye Division Kampala

ABSTRACTThe topic of the study was banking services and performance of the informal sectorin Makindye division, Kampala. The study was guided by three specific objectives,that included i) determining the extent of banking services; ii) level of performanceof informal sector; iii) the effects of banking services on performance of informalsector in Makindye division, Kampala. This research employed descriptivecorrelational design to describe the relationship between credit financing andpe...

The Role Of Livestock Husbandry In Economic Development Of Somalia: Case Study - Puntland State Of Somalia

ABSTRACTThe study on the "the role of live stock husbandry in economic development" was carriedout in Puntland State of Somalia, with specific aims of; examining the role of Livestock; inimproving people's standard of living; improving the economic development of PuntlandState of Somalia and tracing the challenges and problems facing livestock husbandry inPuntland State of Somalia. A review of related literature was carried out on already existinginformation on the specific aims of this ...

Civil War And Economic Development In Bakara Market In Mogadishu, Somalia,

ABSTRACTThe study on the “civil war and economic development” was carried out inBakara market Mogadishu, Somalia, with specific aims of; examining the role ofcivil war; in improving people’s standard of living; and in improvement economicdevelopment. A review of related literature was carried out on already existinginformation on the specific aims of this study as a way of comprehending theproblem and enriching and supplementing the study findings. This was throughquantitative and...

An Evaluation Of Thefactors Affecting Value Added Tax (Vat) Revenue Collections In Tanzania. A Case Study Of Tanzania Revenue Authority (Tra) Mwanza.

ABSTRACThe study focused on the evaluation of the factors affecting the Value Added Tax revenuellection v~ith the view of assessing the levels of taxpayers’ knowledge, the level of tax evasion~d compliance since it was introduced. Moreover, the study investigated the effectiveness of theLX administration in addressing the problem with particular reference to how effective is the~xpayers registration system. effectiveness of VAT return filing and tax education services.he study revealed...

Analysis Of Economic Performance In War, Post War And After War. A Case Study Of Southern Sudan

ABSTRACTThe economtc decline and consequential impacts of war in a ravaged Southern Sudandemonstrated in two decades the extend of total economic meltdown. In particular, a greatlook into a diverse information classification as well as ideal concepts of underscoringinflation that persistently blocked the growth of the economy brought about a classicunderstanding of war versus the economy.The overall major developmental strategies 111 the years preceding the war and otherresultant interf...

Inflation And Unemployment In Uganda (1990 — 2015)

ABSTRACTThis research based on examining the relationship between inflation and unemployment rates in Uganda from 1990 -2013 which was guided by three objectives that were establishing the level of inflation rate in Uganda, determination of unemployment rate in Uganda and investigating the relationship between inflation unemployment rates in Uganda between 1990-2013. The study based on quantitative research approach employing the correlation and regression designs. Th...

Credit Financing And Performance Of Micro-Enterprises In Selected Small And Medium Businesses In Nyahuka Trading Center, Bundibugyo District

ABSTRACT The topic of the study was credit financing and performance of micro-enterprises in selected small and medium businesses in Nyahuka Trading center, Bundibugyo district. The study was guided by three specific objectives, that included i) determining the extent of credit financing; ii) level of performance of small and medium enterprises; iii) the relationship between credit financing and performance of micro-enterprises in Nyahuka Trading center, Bundibugyo district. This resear...

Foreign Direct Investment And Economic Growth In Sudan 1999 To 2011

This study examined the relationship between foreign direct investment (FDI) and economic growth in Sudan from 1999 to 2011. Its objectives are mainly to i) determine the level foreign direct investment in Sudan from 1999 to 2011, ii) establish the level of economic growth in Sudan from 1999 to 2011, iii) find out the relationship between foreign direct investment (FDI) and economic growth in Sudan from 1999 to 2011. The study findings revealed that the level of foreign direct investment...

Constraints To Rural Household Savings A Case Study Of Kajiado District

ABSTRACTA research study on the constraints to rural household's savings was carried out in therural areas ofKajiado districts.The main objective was to identify and explain the constraints to rural household savings in Kajiado districts. The study also specifically aimed at identifying the informal forms of savings used by the rural people of Kajiado district, the problems associated with the forms of informal savings used and also to identify the level of awareness of th...

The Contribution Of Labour Force On Economic Growth Rate In Uganda (1997 -2012)

ABSTRACTContribution of Labour Force Economic growth rate in Uganda (1996-2011).Its objectives were; to establish the trend of Labor Force Participation Rate in Uganda(1996-2011), to establish the trend of GDP growth rate in Uganda (1996-2011), toinvestigate the relationship between Labor Force Participation Rate and GDP growth rate inUganda (1996-2011).The hypothesis of the study was, Ho: there is no relationship between Labor ForceParticipation Rate and GDP growth rate in Uganda.Analys...

The Contribution Of Crop Farming On Economic Welfare In Wanale Sub Region Mbale District Uganda~

ABSTRACTEmpirical studies across many developing countries document that improving crop farming isthe main pathway out of poverty .It’s for this reason that the main Objectives of the study wasto find out the contribution of crop farming on economic welfare and other objectives were toidentify major factors that affect crop farming and to establish the relationship between cropfarming and economic welfare. This study considered crop farming as the independent variableand economic welfa...

Poverty And Infant Mortality In Rural Uganda A Case Study Of Isingiro District

The research focused on the examined relationship between infant mortality and poverty in Isingiro district. Majority of the people according to the findings are aware on the existence of Infant mortality rate in Isingiro district. One of the major objectives of the study was to find out the causes infant mortality rate in Isingiro district and the study revealed that; Teenage pregnancies have a higher risk of leading to infant mortality, but fortunately the prop...

The Effects Of Communication On Employee Performance Case Study Hormuud Telecom Somalia, Mogadishu, Somalia

This research basically meant to look at the effect of communication on employee performance in Hormuud telecom in Mogadishu. The problem was to have effective communication in Hormuud Telecom in Mogadishu. The major purpose of this study was to establish the relationship between communication and employee performance in Hormuud telecom in Mogadishu. The study was guided by objectives and research questions that helped in finding out the forms of communication practic...

Sensitisation And The Spread Of Hiv / Aids I ~ University Institutions In Jinja District (2000-2009)

Abstract The importance of data collection, processing, analysis and presentation plays a big role and guiding action and policy. In this era there is need to strengthen and improve the sensitisation in order to reduce on the spread of HIV/ AIDS in universities. Full sensitisation none the less cannot be fully achieved without the availability of funds. The availability of funds forms a strong foundation to successful sensitisation. This report is an attempt to enlighten on the importan...

The Role Of The Informal Sector On People’s Savings In Uganda Case Study Of Makindye Division, Kampala District

ABSTRACTThis study focused on the role of the informal sector on people’s savings in Makindyedivision. The study geared in three objectives that include: To determine the roleplayed by the informal sector in Uganda, to determine the level of savings in Ugandaand to establish the impact of the informal sector on people’s savings in Uganda.The study will help the region and the country at large on the way of increasingpeople’s savings. The study was based on a cross sectional design...


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