Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

ROLE OF TRADITIONAL AUTHORITY IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION IN NIGERIA. (A CASE STUDY OF ANAMBRA NORTH SENATORIAL ZONE)

ABSTRACT The colonial administration of the pre-independence era in Nigeria used traditional authorities on a large scale in governance. Ever since then, traditional authorities have found themselves confronted with providing complimentary leadership in their domain. Their relevance in the contemporary societies appears to be diminishing with the result that various tiers of government appear to perceive and use them in governance in different ways and levels. This study appraised the roles...

AN ANALYSIS ON THE PERSISTENT DEPRECIATION OF THE NAIRA IN THE FOREIGN EXCHANGE MARKETS CAUSES, EFFECTS AND SOLUTIONS

NTRODUCTION1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY          Foreign exchange is the means of payment for international transactions and it is made up of convertible currencies that are generally acceptable for the settlement of international trade and other external obugations.        The foreign exchange market is an arrangement or medium of interaction between the sellers and buyers of foreign exchange in a bid to negotiate a mutually acceptable pric...

THE IMPACT OF FOREIGN INVESTMENT ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIA ECONOMY

INTRODUCTION1.1 STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM AND PURPOSE OF THE STUDY Investment generally speaking is a function of saving. Without saving there can be no investment. Saving on the other hands is a function of income. This is because excess of income over expenditure lead to saving. In Nigeria however, the average income level is very low. In view of this, investment level is very low compared to the level necessary to make the economy grow. This therefore gives rise to a need for foreign...

THE INCLUSIVE ROLES OF THE PUBLIC LIBRARY TO THE DISABLED

ABSTRACTThe excluded are the library patrons with disabilities.  They are the disadvantaged group who are most of the time denied access to library services.  They can only benefit maximally from the services of the public library if there is a conscious effort to include them.  The disabled ones in this paper include the deaf and the dumb, visually impaired, physically and mentally challenged, etc.  The public library has the mandate right from conception to serve both th...

THE IMPACT OF EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATION ON THE NIGERIA ECONOMIC GROWTH (1999 – 2013)

ABSTRACTThis research work is centred on the impact of exchange rate fluctuation on the Nigeria’s economic growth with special emphasis on purchasing power of the average Nigeria and the level of international trade transaction. Without exchange rate the exchange of goods and services among trading partners will be faced with a lot of problems, which may virtually narrow it down to trade by barter. This exchange also is used to determine the level of output growth of the country. Hence, the...

Problems And Prospects Of Establishing Small Scale Enterprises In Nigeria (A Case Study Of Selected Bakeries In Enugu Urban)

ABSTRACTIt also paid attention to the foundling of the small-scale business in Nigeria. Whereas failure of the large-scale import department assembly to propel the country into a satisfactory course of industrialization necessitate the demagnification of strategy to embrace the promotion of small-scale enterprises achievement under the new strategy has not been adequate with expectations of the stated objectives which were economic growth and development through the mobilization of available ...

THE ROLE OF CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIAN IN THE MANAGEMENT OF THE NATIONS FOREIGN DEBT

ABSTRACTThe central bank of Nigerian (C.B.N) started full-scale operation on 1st July 1959, and since its inception like most of the central bank the world over, performs certain national and international functions one of which is the management of foreign debt. So this project examines the role of CBN in the management of foreign debt.A lot of problems engulfed the central bank of Nigeria which trying to carry out this function ranging from inadequate reserves to over increasing imports bil...

THE STUDY OF THE IMPACT OF THE ORGNS IN THE DEVELOPEMTN OF CROP IN NIGERIA (A CASE STUDY OF THE COOPERATIVE FEDERATION OF ANAMBRA STATE)

ABTRACTSOver the years, there has been a high rate of business failure in both private and public  sector . analysis and the review of the problem has shown that the provision of capital and technology alone cannot avert the situation. The situation can be change through a communal living. Establishment of co-operative society and there stay under the umbrella might contribute more to the efficient and effective management.This research project was done to determine the impact of co-oper...

THE IMPORTANCE OF STUDING ECONOMICS OF CO-OPERATIVE BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AS A QUALIFYING SUBJECT FOR THE QWARD OF OND IN CO-OPERATIVE ECONOMIC AND MANAGEMENT

1.0 INTRODUCTION A co-operative society is an association of persons who have voluntary joined together to achieve a common end through the formation of a democratically controlled organization making equitable contributions to the capital required and accepting a fair share of the risks and benefits of the undertaking in which the members actively participate (L.L.O 1960). The term co-operative is often used to mean the activities of a specific form of organization, that is any form of...

THE IMPACT OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION ON DECISION MAKING PROCESS (A CASE STUDY OF ANAMMCO ENUGU)

ABSTRACTThis research work is on the impact of accounting information on decision making process, with a particular reference to the Anammco LTD Enugu. The research was geared towards understanding the operations in Anammco Ltd with an emphasis on decision making process. The problems, prospects and implications of the programme were also examined. The objective of the study is therefore to expose to various departments the proper way to embark on effective accounting information. Forty qu...

ROLE OF SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES TO NIGERIAS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

INTRODUCTIONIt is an undisputable fact that Nigeria of the pre-independence era was predominately small scale in its productions and marketing activities. Industrial revolution brought about a shift from the orthodox trade by barter to a more sophisticated marketing system where consumers satisfaction becomes the ultimate goal of the most businesses. Thus small scale business becomes the next option since they stood a better chance of offering a more  personal relationship with customers...

THE IMPACT OF MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (MIS) ON EFFECTIVE HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT IN AN ORGANIZATION

ABSTRACTThe extended essay focuses on the “impact of management information system on the effectiveness of employees’ productivity in an organization”. However, management information system plays a vital role in stimulating the operation of an organization worldwide. This essay revealed that the regular training and workshops on MIS organized by the organizations influence the effectiveness of staff to be more productive. It also revealed that information processing devices must not on...

EASING AS A MAJOR FINANCING DEVICE FOR SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES IN ENUGU URBAN

INTRODUCTIONIt is unquestionably true that the development of a nation’s industrial sector hinder greatly on the development of small-scale enterprises operating in that economy. This is because small-scale enterprises are significantly yielding the fruits of developing particularly employment, indigenous technological development, utilization of local resources and lower cost provision of inputs and services for large enterprises. Small scale industries are important not only because ...

THE RELATIVE CONTRIBUTION OF PUBLIC SECTOR AND PRIVATE SECTOR INVESTMENT TO NIGERIA’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1960

THEORETICAL ISSUES It  is  generally  agreed  that  economic  development  implies  sustained  increases  in  income  per capita  coupled  with positive  structural  changes  (political,  cultural  and  social  etc)  within  an  economy  over  a long  period  of  time.  It  follows  that  economic  growth  may  no...

MARKETING PROMOTION IN A DEPRESSED ECONOMY, PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS (A CASE STUDY OF CHOKIL LABORATORIES ENUGU)

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study on marketing promotion in a depressed economy is to find out whether marketing promotions have a positive effect on the profit of industries inspite of the depressive state of the economy and also to find out whether marketing promotion increases consumer’s demand of a product in a depressed promotion perform the same function to consumers. To guide this study three research questions were formulated. A review of literature was done to ensure sound rese...


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