Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN THE OPERATIONS OF BANKS IN NIGERIA

INTRODUCTIONInformation technology has already become the nervous system of banks the world wide. Banks all over the world realized that only those that overhaul the whole of their payment and services delivery systems and operations are likely to survive and prosper in this global world of technology. This is due to the pressure of globalization, consideration, deregulation and rapidly changing technology. In order to properly place themselves in favourably  positions to be reckoned wit...

THE IMPACT OF PERSONAL SELLING ON THE SALES VOLUME OF AN ORGANISATION. (A CASE STUDY OF UNILEVER NIGERIA PLC KADUNA)

ABSTRACTThe project work deals with the impact of personal selling on the sales volume of an organisation and an attempt is made to have an insight into Unilever Nigeria Plc Kaduna branch. The study centers on finding out the extent which the tool has a positive effect on sales volume of the organisation. The personal selling effort is responded to favourably by the consumers and company distributors because salesmen can be more persuasive and are hard to dismiss. Thus, the medium was chosen ...

BUDGET AND BUDGETARY CONTROL AS A MEANS OF ACHIEVING ORGANIZATIONAL OBJECTIVES (A CASE STUDY OF RANCCOR FOOD AND PACKAGING NIGERIA LTD)

ABSTRACTA budget is a quantitative plan of action prepared in advance for the period to which it relates while control encompasses all the methods and procedure which directs employees towards achieving the organizational objectives.This work is carried out to know how budgeting process is required to achieve different purposes within an organization. In addition to aiding, planning, coordinating and communicating activities of an organization, budget provides a financial blue print that enab...

THE IMAPCT OF STAFF CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP ON ORGANIZATIONAL IMAGE (A CASE STUDY OF UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA (UBA) PLC)

ABSTRACTSince the  abstract is a précised summary of what is actually done in a project it then means that the following information should be contained there in.The topic under study location.  The statement of problem the research questions and research hypothesis also carried out relevant literature review of the topic under study  for purpose of carry out this study a questionnaire was designed with concrete validity and reliability.Relevant data were collected from the re...

PROBLEMS OF MANAGEMENT IN GOVERNMENT OWNER CORPORATIONS A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE WATER CORPORATION

INTRODUCTIONManagement is said, to be the heart and engine of any organization. Campbell and Gregg (1957) defined Management as a “distinct process consisting of planning, organizing, actuating and controlling the work of others performed to determine and accomplish objectives”.  It is pertinent to state that no worthwhile organization can grow beyond the managerial competencies of the said organization. Nigeria, being one of the developing countries in the world is yet to prov...

CAUSES AND IMPLICATIONS OF BAD DEBTS IN NIGERIA COMMERCIAL BANKS

ABSTRACTThe Nigeria Banking sector has witnessed a lot of set back in the last decade. This is as a result of series of huge bad debts which resulted to many banks going into liquidation. Undue mergers and acquisition has taken place in an effort to cope with the challenges of existence and survival as a result of financial distress which is mainly caused by irrecoverable debts.  It is in an effort to mitigate this problem that this research “Causes and Implications of Bad Debts in Nig...

THE ROLE OF STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT IN PROMOTING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (A case study of MTN)

INTRODUCTIONOne prominent scholar and writer on management “Mary Packer Follet” defined management as “the act of getting things done through people”. Thus management carry out their functions of planning, organizing, directing, controlling, staffing, etc of both human and material resources in an  organization through people (Follet 1987). In modern days management has metamorphosed into strategic management with emphasis on how strategic management can be used to promote c...

THE ROLE OF COMMERCIAL BANKS IN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA: 1986-2013

ABSTRACTThe study examines the role of commercial banks in Agricultural development in Nigeria, spanning from 1986-2010. The methodology used is ordinary least squares (OLS), using P.C give 8.00 package. The findings from the study support the view that commercial bank loans are not getting to red farmers. The commercial banks loan to Agricultural sector is positive and significant at 5% level, contributing 67.65 percent variations in Real Agricultural output in Nigeria. Real interest rate an...

THE POLICIES OF THE CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA AS THEY AFFECT AGRICULTURE

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.1    BACKGROUND OF THE STUDYAgriculture is defined as “the cultivation of land for the purpose of producing food for man, feed for animal and fibre or raw material for industrial companies.  It also includes the processing marketing of crops.  In other words, it embraces all activities involved in the primary and controlled production of plant and animals, such as fishing, forestry, farming, livestock, poultry and small scale industries conn...

LOAN SYNDICATION: IMPACT ON THE NIGERIA ECONMY

ABSTRACTThe study was focused on the study of loan syndication in the Nigeria financial market and its impact on the economy. The study examines the extent to which loan syndication has contributed to the performance of the Nigeria enterprise. Data was collected through the administration of the questionnaire numbering eighty (80) of which sixty-seven (67) were answered and returned. The response form the return questionnaire form the data for the research work.. This data were analyze on the...

THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MONETRY POLICY ON THE BANKINGF SECTOR IN NIGERIA

1.1 INTRODUCTIONMonetary polices in Nigeria and the United Kingdom, the central bank of Nigeria and the bank of England act as advisers to the government over monetary polices. The authorities take the final decision on the matters. In Germany, the contrast in the case because the German central, the bunds bank of Germany has a constitutional independency in setting the monetary polices.The central bank of Nigeria lender the federal ministry of finance (FMF), we have the central bank of Niger...

“THE IMPACT OF CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA PRUDENTIAL GUIDELINES ON THE FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF LICENSED: A CASE STUDY OF FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA PLC AND UNION BANK OF NIGERIA PLC

ABSTRACT The prudential guidelines for licensed banks which are based on globa banking standards, imposed far-reaching requirements in the classification of risk assets and provision for bad and doubtful debts. Since its introduction in November 1990 the implementation of the guidelines has had a profound impact on the operations of banks. In this project, the researcher has succeeded in identifying the features of the prudential guidelines as well as its impact on published financial state...

EVALUATION OF FACTORS AFFECTING THE CONCEPT OF PROFITABLE AS A GUIDE TO POLICY DECISION

INTRODUCTION1.1  BACK GROUND OF STUDYAccording to Harper (1977) the concept of profitability can be defined as the concept which provides management with alternative course of action in accordance with the various degrees of profitability stating clearly in relevant cost account form individual projects which enables management to select the most profitable.Most of the policy decision of manufacturing industries are generally directed towards profitability. Policy decisions made under th...

THE IMPACT OF PLANT MAINTENANCE ON QUALITY PRODUCTIVITY IN NIGERIAN BREWERIES

ABSTRACTThis study examines the impact of plant and equipment maintenance on quality  Productivity in Nigeria Breweries. The research questions that guided the study were: How does plant and equipment maintenance affect the standard of production in Nigeria Breweries Kaduna? How does plant and equipment maintenance affect efficiency and speed of production in Nigeria Breweries? What is the effect of plant and equipment maintenance on quality production in Nigeria Breweries Kaduna, and wh...

THE IMPACT OF MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING IN EFFICIENT MANAGEMENT OF PARASTATAL (A CASE STUDY OF NIGERIA RAILWAY CORPORATION EASTERN DIVISION ENUGU)

ABSTRACTThe growth and innovation in the field of science and technology and the complex nature of modern business activities and the need for the expert handling of modern equipment and budget I call for the urgent training and development of organization manpower resources in order to meet these challenges.Today, we know that our problem is not how to avoid change but how to analyze the victim that all development spells opportunity and get ourselves equipped to handle the increasing comple...


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