Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

RURAL WOMEN AND ADOPTION OF FAMILY PLANNING TECHNIQUES: A STUDY OF OGIDI IJUMU LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, KOGI STATE

ABSTRACT The main aim of the study was to determine the adoption and techniques offamily planning among reproductive age group rural women in Ogidi-IjumuLocal Government Area of Kogi State. This study was based largely on fieldwork and oral interview for the generation of data the instrument used for datacollection   was   questionnaire   which   sought   information   about   age,   maritalstatus,  &nbs...

The Role of Banks in Sustainable Finance: Evidence from Nigeria

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Sustainable finance in banking has been a major discuss in recent years as it is generally agreed that the exercise of entrenching social and economic considerations into project finance, going beyond the traditional way of banking that reflects only a sole consideration for financial returns to its shareholders. Hence, the objective of the dissertation will be to understand the responsibilities of banks in sustainable finance development in view of their lending options, de...

EFFECTS OF COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING SYSTEM ON BANKING OPERATION IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTThe research topic of this study is “The Effect of Computerized Accounting System on the Performance of in Banking Industry – a study of selected banks in Enugu Metropolis. The purpose is to know whether the application of Computerized Accounting System superceeds that of manual Accounting System, and that if computerized Accounting System enhance higher turnover and profitability, and also whether a computerized accounting system is an effective means of keeping accounting record...

EVALUATION OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEM ON PROFITABILITY OF SMEs

TABLE OF CONTENTTitle PageCertification Dedication AcknowledgementAbstractCHAPTER ONE (1)IntroductionBackground to the study Statement of the problem Objective of the Study Research question Statement of HypothesisSignificance of the Study Scope of Study Limitation of the Study Definition of Terms CHAPTER TWO (2)2.0 Literature Review 2.1. Conceptual frameworkCHAPTER THREE (3): 3.0 Research Methodology 3.1. Introduction3.2. Research design...

IMPACT OF NIGERIA TAX POLICIES ON SUSTAINABILITY AND PROFITABILITY OF SME in Lag

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONBACKGROUND TO THE STUDYTaxation plays a crucial role in promoting economic growth and development. Through taxation, government ensures revenue generated are channeled towards development of important projects in the society.Tax is a compulsory fee imposed by the public government on the income of an individual, companies and various business organizations, and it forms a major source of government’s revenue. Taxation serve as pivotal tool for strengthening the d...

THE ROLE OF AUDITING IN THE CONTROL OF PUBLIC EXPENDITUREERIA NEW

ABSTRACTThis research examines the role of auditing in the control of public expenditures in Nigeria, a case study of Ibadan West Local Government Area of Oyo State. The researcher adopted descriptive survey design. The population for the study is the combination of the staff including internal audit department, auditing department making it a total of 40. The research used both primary and secondary source of data. In view of this, four research questions were formulated to operate expected ...

FACTORS DETERMINING MOBILE PHONES PURCHASE INTENTION AMONG UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT

Background to the StudyMobile phones these days have been replaced with the ‘smartphone’ since the mobilephones provide higher connectivity and computing power compared to the old mobile phone. Besides the fundamental capabilities of mobilephones to make voice calls, video calls, text messages, and MMS, they have also been repositioned as the new medium for information. Mobilephones have an extensive array of functions for processing information including accessing the Internet, managing ...

THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION IN DECISION MAKING IN PUBLIC SECTOR

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONBACKGROUND TO THE STUDYAccounting information is a part and parcel of today’s life which is necessary to understand the accurate financial situation of the organization and used as the basis of making strategic decisions. Accounting plays a critical role in the success or failure of contemporary public institutions.Accounting information serves as a critical tool for recording, analyzing, monitoring and evaluating the financial condition of companies, preparation of d...

THE EFFECT OF TREASURY SINGLES ACCOUNT ON PUBLIC SECTOR IN NIGERIA 2

TABLE OF CONTENTTitle PageCertification Dedication AcknowledgementAbstractCHAPTER ONE (1)IntroductionBackground of the study Statement of the problem Objective of the Study Research question Significance of the Study Limitation of the Study CHAPTER TWO (2)2.0, Literature Review CHAPTER THREE (3): Introduction to Research Methodology Research Design Method of Data Collection Primary Source of Data CollectionSecondary Sour...

Effect of audit report on annual financial reporting quality of organization

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.0 BACKGROUND TO THE STUDYIn the wake of the financial crisis of 2007–2009 and the failure of a number of global corporate entities, investors, analysts and regulators continue to wonder exactly what happened, what could have prevented it, and what measures can be taken to ensure it doesn’t happen again. With companies collapsing on the heels of annual financial reports that sounded no alarm bells for current or potential investors, it’s understandable that the q...

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AS A TOOL FOR INFRASTRUCTURAL GROWTH IN NIGERIA: A FOCUS ON NIGERIA’S ELECTRICITY SECTOR

TABLE OF CONTENTSCERTIFICATION iDEDICATION iiACKNOWLEDGEMENT iiiTABLE OF STATUTES viLIST OF ABBREVIATIONS viiABSTRACT ixCHAPTER ONE - INTRODUCTION 11.1 Background of Study 11.2 Research Questions 51.3 Scope of Research 61.4 Research Methodology 6CHAPTER TWO - OVERVIEW OF PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AND THEELECTRCITY SECTOR IN NIGERIA 72.1. Meaning of Public-Private Partnership 72.2. Public-Private Partnership and Infrastructural Growth 102.3. History of Electricity Generation and Distribution ...

IMPACT OF FORENSIC ACCOUNTING ON THE PROFITABILITY OF QUOTED BANK IN NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONBACKGROUND TO THE STUDYBusiness performance has increased over several years in the world and this performance is mainly measured in the terms of profitability. Businesses contain transactions which generate information for better analysis of business performance and forensic accounting is a delivery system for accounting. Banking industry are seen as a driving force for the promotion of large part of the economy (Khan and Jawaid, 2004) and they contribute immensely to ...

ADOPTION OF IFRS ON AUDIT REPORT QUALITY IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTThe study tends to enhance transparency, disclosure and comparability. It is evident that the implementation of IFRS reinforces stock market liquidity and leads to lower cost of capital and transaction costs, higher market value and better reputation. In view of the need to utilize accurate data for this research, primary data were obtained through a structured questionnaire to elicit responses from respondents to meet the requirements of this research. The data for the foregoing stud...

APPRAISAL OF TREASURY SINGLES ACCOUNT ON BANKING SECTOR IN NIGERIA

TABLE OF CONTENTTitle PageCertification Dedication AcknowledgementAbstractCHAPTER ONE (1)IntroductionBackground of the study Statement of the problem Objective of the Study Research question Significance of the Study Limitation of the Study CHAPTER TWO (2)2.0, Literature Review CHAPTER THREE (3): Introduction to Research Methodology Research Design Method of Data Collection Primary Source of Data CollectionSecondary Sour...

ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF FORENSIC ACCOUNTING ON PROCUREMENT FRAUD IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTWith an upsurge in procurement fraud and other financial crime in the global economy most especially in the Nigeria public sector, forensic accounting has become an emerging topic of great importance for academic, research and industries. Procurement fraud and other public sector financial crimes such as bribery and corruption serve as a bane to economic development of Nigeria that has huge earning from oil. The objective of the study is to examine role of forensic accounting and proc...


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