Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

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...

PERCEPTION OF MANAGEMENT'S LEADERSHIP STYLE AND EMPLOYEE JOB SATISFACTION (A STUDY OF 50 SMEs IN LAGOS STATE)

ABSTRACTThis research was carried out to examine the Perception of Management's Leadership Style and Employee Satisfaction in the Study of 50 SMEs in Lagos State. The notable objectives for this study include measuring the leadership styles in the selected SMEs in Lagos state. Examining the level of employees' job satisfaction. Examining the influence of leadership style on the performance of the staff of selected SMEs in Lagos State. The population of study involves set of enti...

Effect of organizational ethics on employee performance

The purpose of this research study was to determine the effect of organisational ethics on employee performance, using Access bank plc Abuja as a case study. The underlining objective of this study was to evaluate employee commitment to the organization’s ethics and to determine the extent to which organizational ethics influence employee toward increased performance. A multiple linear regression model was used to test the null hypotheses proposed for this study. A structured que...

An Analysis of the effectiveness of Nigeria Procurement process

Public procurement can be viewed as a useful for delivering public goods and to facilitate economic development where they are practiced. The subject of public procurement is vast and covers a wide range of economic sectors, encompassing the needs of governments to function within its established capacity and delivering the much needed services to its citizens. The fundamental basis for this research study is to examine the Nigerian procurement system and evaluate its effectivenes...

ATTITUDES AND PERCEPTIONS TOWARDS FEMALE GENITAL CUTTING IN NSUKKA L.G.A

ABSTRACT The issues of Female Genital Cutting are currently pervasive phenomenon that affects the statues of women throughout the whole world thereby attracting global concern. Female genital cutting is a harmful cultural practice that infringes on human rights of women. It is a clear manifestation of the social disadvantages women face in Africa compared to their men counterpart. There are no justifiable or medically acceptable reasons to this practice. The objective of this stu...


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