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Health Sector Expenditure and Economic Development in Nigeria

The study determined the correlation between health sector expenditure and economic development in Nigeria. The study adopted ex-post-factor research design. The population of this study was the entire Nigerian economy where the properties of data used for this research were extracted covering 1981 to 2022. Using judgmental sampling technique, a sample of 42years’ period from 1981 to 2022 were used. Time series secondary data obtained basically from the CBN bulletin and world demographic in...

Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Kenya: A Comprehensive Analysis

The study investigates the relationship between foreign direct investment (FDI) and economic growth in Kenya through comprehensive regression analysis and causality tests. Theoretical literature argues that FDI inflow can transfer great advantages to the host country, however, empirical studies show that the benefits of FDI vary greatly across countries. Kenya has traditionally been one of the largest recipients of FDI in Africa, foreign investors provide intangible assets to support the oper...

Analysis of County Government Expenditure and County Economic Growth in Kenya

The modern devolution development across the globe has been in part driven by assertions of a supposed ‘economic dividend’linked with the devolved expenditure. There is however, little empirical evidence to validate these assertions in Kenya. Most empirical studies across different countries have used different methods of analysis, different time periods and diverse techniques of measuring variable which have generated mixed conclusions and others are inconclusive. More so, in Kenya ...

Effect of government expenditure on economic growth in East Africa A disaggregated model

The goal of this research was to investigate empirically how government expenditure contributes to economic growth in East Africa. Most existing studies on the association between government expenditure and economic growth show conflicting results and mainlyfocus on developed economies. Hence this study focused on both the functional and composition of public spending of the East African countries over the period from 1980 to 2010, with a particular focus on sectoral expenditures: Education, ...

The Impact of Political Disequilibrium on Educational Development in Nigeria

An issue that requires attention is the impact of political turmoil on the progress of the education system in Nigeria. Consequently, the researcher has selected the subject of "the impact of political unrest on educational progress in Nigeria," aiming to ascertain the repercussions of political upheaval on the improvement of education in Nigeria, specifically in Edo State. Chapter one of the study focused on a specific research issue, which led to the formulation of five research questio...

The History of Facebook and its Impact on Humanity

The paper presents an in-depth analysis of the evolution over time of Facebook and its diverse influence on several facets of human existence, encompassing social interaction, dissemination of information, commerce, politics, cultural dynamics, confidentiality, psychological well-being, and technological advancements. Mark Zuckerberg established Facebook in 2004 as a social networking tool primarily targeting university students. Over time, it has expanded into a worldwide sensation, attracti...

Skepticism of Zimbabwean Firms in Fully Digitalizing Marketing Functions: An Abridged Theoretical Insight

In the dynamic landscape of Zimbabwean business, the reluctance of firms to fully embrace digitalization for their marketing functions is multifaceted. This article explores, in brief, ten adoption theories to shed light on this skepticism. This collection of theories provides an abridged twenty-minute insight on why most firms in the developing world tend to adopt a laggard approach when considering the adoption of information technology in their marketing functions.

Resource Control Agitation and Political Stability in Nigeria: a Case Study of South-south Nigeria

ABSTRACT  The study examined the resource control agitation and political stability in Nigeria: a case study of south south Nigeria. It explained the concepts and dynamics of the resource control agitation and political stability in Nigeria. The related literatures were reviewed  and Rawls Theory of justice was employed at course of the research. Study made use of secondary sources of data bring to an end, the agitation, for the interest of the whole Nigeria and her international study...

Customer Innovativeness: An Effusive Perspective to Brand Extension

“Branding  and  consumer  buying  behaviour are  positively correlated (Muhammad & Iqbal, 2014). Emotional loyalty is considered as optimistically influencing emotional brands towards customers (Jawahar and Maheswari, 2009). The value premium generation of the brand and effusion do get effected by the association of parent brand and brand extension. Concluded value trade off experienced from the parent brand is discovered to be effectively connected effusion towards brand extension. Mu...

Role of Caste and Religion in Indian Politics - A Case Study of Uttar Pradesh

Table of Contents: 1. Acknowledgement 2. Certificate 3 Declaration 4. Introduction 5. Why did I chose this topic? 6. Background of politics of the state and Politics of elections in the State since 7. The Role of Caste in Politics of Uttar Pradesh 8 The Role of Religion in Politics of Uttar Pradesh 9 Research Methodology 10 Conclusion 11 References

Literature Review Red Ocean Strategy

Abstract ​​The term ocean strategy as introduced by the authors Renee Mauborgne & W. Chan Kim of the very famous research paper as well as book published Blue ocean strategy [1], where the term ocean means market and the strategy in reference of being blue focuses on creating a very new segment which is yet to be developed as a full fledge market and termed the other industrial strategies to be as red ocean strategies. Excessive exploitation of existing demands by making a better offer to...

Socioeconomic Survey in Afar Region for the Project “Multi-towns Water Treatment System from Tendaho Dam”

Abstract This report is a socioeconomic study of multi-towns Water treatment system project in Afar Regional State. It is prepared by Bright Research Consultants outsourced from Beles engineering. The project proponent is Afar National Regional State Water and Energy Bureau. The project lies along the program target towns of Samara, Logia, Dubti, Aysaita, Dichot, Det Bahari and Galafi towns. These towns are located in one of the five zones of Afar region known as Awsi Rasu Zone ( Zone 1). Al...

Inflation Induced Savings in Kenya

Recently most nations have been experiencing reduced gross savings due to external shocks, among them the financial crisis and coronavirus disease-related macroeconomic costs, this study investigates the role of the inflation rate in explaining the variation in the saving behaviour in Kenya. Available empirical works have been conducted mostly in advanced economies and hence are difficult to generalize for developing countries considering differences in macro economic conditions. Therefore, t...

Determinants of Money Demand: An Empirical Examination

Tremendous changes have been witnessed in the developing countries' macroeconomic landscape over the past few decades. For instance, several forms of financial innovations have been witnessed in the sub-Saharan African region over the past decades. These changes can shift various parameters of the money demand model and function. However, few empirical studies have been carried out in this scope in East Africa. It is against this backdrop that this study will employ the panel estimation techn...

Analysis of Corruption in the Nigerian Police Force (2012-2022)

ABSTRACT This research work was focused on the effect of corruption in Nigeria police. The main objective of this research is to show corruption as a cankerworm that affects the Nigeria police. Corruption in Nigeria has become so bad that corruption is now a policy problem of the government, so it is the objective of this research to x-ray the effect of corrupt practices in Nigeria police service with a sample size of 50 respondent we adopted the percentage method of analysis and found that c...


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