Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

THE ROLE OF REMITTANCES IN THE ECONOMIC GROWTH OF NIGERIA

ABSTRACTRemittances constitute a portion of international migrant workers earnings sent back from the country of employment to the country of origin.While the rates and levels of officially recorded remittances to developing countries has increased enormously over the last decade, academic and policy-oriented research has not come to a consensus over whether remittances contribute to longer-term growth (Nnaemeka, 2007).This study focuses on the role of remittances in the economic growth of Ni...

SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY OF SOCIAL MEDIA

            This small book is about social media and its complex, multidimensional nature. There are many manifestations of the influence of social media. In fact, the social media is even a tool of international relations in the field of politics. This book does not cover the complex world of this medium in general rather, it gives a brief summary of this phenomena. Also, it also highlights issues that have not been commonly examined or at least, examines issues from a ...

Effect of marketing strategy on product life cycle ( A case study of MTN Nigeria )

ABSTRACTMarketing strategies have been the effective tools available for organization in achieving the marketing goals and objectives. It serves as a determinant for a product movement along the product life cycle curve (Product Life Cycle ). Telecommunication industries is not left out, an attempts is made to evaluate the extend to which the effect of marketing strategies on a product life cycle is applied by MTN Nigeria Ilorin mobile phone service providers. The objective of the study is to...

EFFECTIVE-INTERNAL-CONTROL-AS-AN-AID-TO-MANAGEMENT-EFFCIENCYa2896b73-ec63-46de-bae2-49d6c0624fca

ABSTRACTEffective Internal Control as an aid to management efficiency is critical review of this research work.From the analysis also, it was found that a number of managerial problems such as inadequate account records, inefficient accounting procedures, unqualified personnel fraud etc are faced due to lack of effective internal control. Over 80% do not have a well designed internal control system and these limits the success and growth of a business enterprise.Most recommended to these prob...

ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY PERFORMANCE OF ORGANIZATIONS IN NIGERIA

The research study is designed to analyze social responsibility performance of organizations in Nigeria, especially Elf Petroleum Nigeria Limited. Businesses do not operate in a vacuum rather it operates on land inhabited by people. Therefore, for the business to survive it must liaise with its host communities. We took a holistic view of social responsibility programmes; exposed problems encountered and made suggestion the way to improve. To achieve our objective, seventy (70) copies of the ...

The effect of motivation on workers performance, a study of the Nigeria bottling company plc

THE EFFECT OF MOTIVATION ON WORKER PERFORMANCE ,A STUDY OF THE NIGERIA BOTTLING COMPANY PLC .TABLE OF CONTENTTITLE PAGECERTIFICATION PAGEDEDICATIONDECLARATIONTABLE OF CONTENTABSTRACTCHAPTER OF ONE1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY1.2 STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM1.3 OBJECTIVE OF THE STUDY1.4 HYPOTHESIS1.5 SIGNIFICANT OF THE STUDY1.6 SCOPE OF THE STUDY1.7 LIMITATION OF THE STUDY1.8 DEFINATION OF TERMSCHAPTER TWO2.0 INTRODUCTION2.1 CONCEPT OF MOTIVATION 2.2 THEORIES OF MOTIVATION...

Budget and budgetary control in local government

ABSTRACTThe project work of the topic “Budget and Budgetary control in local government”. The major problems that arise in respect of budget in government parastatals in Nigeria comprises of five chapters in which each chapter contain particular information related to the research work as follows. Chapter one contain introductary part of the research, aims and objectives of the project and also scope and coverage of the project, in this chapter the meaning or defination of budget and budg...

EFFECT OF INTEREST RATE MARGIN ON THE PERFORMANCE OF DEPOSIT MONEY BANKS (DMBs) IN NIGERIA

AbstractThis study examined the effect of interest rate margin on the performance of deposit money banks in Nigeria within the sample period of 1980 to 2016. The general objective was to verify how interest rate margin affects the performance of the deposit money banks. The data for this research work (Profitability Rate, Interest Rate, Monetary Policy Rate, Deposit Rate and Lending Rate (LNDR) was obtained from the CBN Statistical Bulletin (2016) and analyzed using Cointegration, and Error C...

Reflections on the 2016 U.S presidential elections

 On September 26, 2016, Hillary Clinton was regarded by post-debate polls to have defeated Donald Trump in the first Presidential debate, and her odds of election in the Bet fair prediction market increased from 63 to 69 percent. Given that most financial markets are typically quiet during that time, movements in asset prices likely reflect market participants’ collective view of the impact of the 2016 election. During the debate event window, U.S., UK and Asian stock markets rose, crude o...

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND ORGANIZATION IMAGE IN UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA

  the study examines the effect of Corporate social responsibility and organization image in UBA . the study adopted both primary and secondary method of data collection.finding from the study shows that, UBA is engage in various social responsibility, this includes: Product Lines i.e not producing dangerous products, maintaining good product standard that are environmentally safe, Marketing Practices; responding to consumer complaints setting fair prices and maintaining ...

THE ADOPTION AND USE OF ELECTRONIC PAYMENT SYSTEMS IN GHANA

ABSTRACTE-payment system is increasingly becoming a daring means of payments in today’s business world. This is due to its efficiency, convenience and timeliness. It is a payment system that is continuously being embraced and adopted in the financial system of both developed and developing countries with a view to simplify and ease payments in business transactions. This study was carried out to look into the adoption and use of electronic payment systems in Ghana by business owners with e-...

THE DETERMINANT OF AUDIT FEE OF LISTED PHARMACEUTICAL FIRMS IN NIGERIA

Title PageDeclaration iiCertification iiiDedication ivAcknowledgement vTable of content viList of Tables viiiList of Appendices ixAbstract xCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION1.1 Background to the study 11.2 Statement of the Problem 31.3 Research Objectives 6 Research Questions 61.5 Research Hypothesis 61.6 Scope of the Study 71.7 Significance of the Study 7CHAPTER TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW...

AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN SIERRA LEONE

This research work tries to examine the significance of agriculture production on economic growth in Sierra Leone. It empirically explored the agriculture and economic growth nexus in Sierra Leone. The objective of the study is to examine the place of agriculture in the economic growth and development of Sierra Leone. Using least square method, data collected were secondary data and the durbin-watson t-statistics were used in the regression analysis. The study shows that agriculture pr...

The effect of treasury single account (TSA) policy on Government parastatals cash flow management

ABSTRACTTreasury Single Account (TSA) came as a quick fix to regulating the level of accountability and transparency in the financial resources of the government of the country. Treasury Single Account (TSA) is a unified structure of government bank accounts enabling consolidation and optimal utilization of government cash resources. Through this bank account or set of linked bank accounts, the government transacts all its receipts and payments and gets a consolidated view of its cash positio...

ELECTORAL PROCESS AND DEMOCRATIC CONSOLIDATION IN NIGERIA. A CASE STUDY OF THE 2007 GENERAL ELECTION UNDER OLUSEGUN OBASANJO’S ADMINISTRATION

The linkage between the elections and democracy is clear, far, no other method for selecting the leadership of a democratically ruled   society has been proved or crown to be superior but it remain a fact that there is no political system that is conflict free. Even the advanced democracies political participation, citizenship rights, the role of global governance and the media. Western democracy and the American also have fundamental flaws. (Onu and Momoh, 2003: 11) In Nigeria, ...


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