Social & Management Sciences

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Impact of Terrorism on Nigeria Economic Development

ABSTRACTThis study assesses empirically effects of terrorism on the various sectors of the Nigeria economy with the real sector in view. In spite of government counter-terrorism expenditure and efforts, the incidence of terrorism in Nigeria appears to be rising. This paper examines the growth and fiscal consequences of terrorism in Nigeria by estimating the terrorism--macroeconomic relation using different measures of terror incidence. The results show that terrorism has an economically and s...

Impact of Accounting Information System on the Performance of Small and Medium Enterprises in Nigeria

.Table of ContentCHAPTER ONEBackground to the StoryStatement of the ProblemObjectives of StudyResearch HypothesisSignificance of StudyLimitations of StudyCHAPTER TWOReview of Related LiteratureHistorical Development of Accounting InformationImportance of Accounting Information in Business Decision MakingCHAPTER THREEResearch MethodologyScope of StudyData Design and CollectionSample TechniquesCHAPTER FOURData Presentation, Analysis and InterpretationCHAPTER FIVEFindingsSummaryRecommendation & ...

FACTORS AFFECTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF STOCKMARKET IN EMERGING ECONOMIES: A CASE STUDY OF NAIROBI STOCK EXCHANGE

FACTORS AFFECTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF STOCKMARKET IN EMERGING ECONOMIES: A CASE STUDY OF NAIROBI STOCK EXCHANGEABSTRACTThis study examined the factors that affects capital market development specifically the case study of Nairobi Stock Exchange. It covered the period of 2005-2010 for companies listed on the stock market. In spite of the government trying to provide an enabling environment for stock market development in Kenya there has been development compared to other emerging stock market i...

The role of Political Parties in the Consolidation of Democracy in Nigeria (1999-2015)

ABSTRACTThe problems of political parties in the consolidation of democracy in Nigeria has been of serious concern. In the course of carrying out the research some fundamental objectives were examined, such as: The role effectiveness of political parties in Nigeria, impacts of political parties in consolidating Nigeria democratic system and ways political parties can consolidate the democratic system. From the following, the study used primary and secondary sources of data collection and simp...

Promotional Mix As A Tool For Enhancing Profitability Level Of A Firm. A Case Study Of 7up Bottling Company, Benin City.

TABLE OF CONTENTSCover page - - - -          -           -          -            - - iDeclaration - - - - - - - - - iiCertification - - - - - - - - - iiiDedication - - - - - - - - - ivAcknowledgements - - - - - - - - vTable of Contents - - - - - - - - viAbstract - - - - - - - - - ixAppendices - - - - - - - - - xCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION1.1 Background to the Study - - - - - - - 11.2 Statement of the Research  Problem - - - - - 21.3 Research Questions - - - - - - - 41.4...

Assessment of Planning and Control of Capital Expenditure in a Business Organization

ABSTRACTThe research focuses on as assessment of planning and control of capital expenditure in a business organization, a case study of global soap and detergent company, ljebu- ode, Ogun- state. The major objective of the study is to determine the application of planning and control have any effect on capital expenditure in a business organization, to examine the relationship between planning and control being adopted on capital expenditure in a business organization.Data were colle...

Poverty and Child Labour: Its Economic Implication on Itiam Community

Abstract: This study examined the issues relating to poverty and child labour, and its economic implication on Itiam Community with particular references to economic status of parents, income of parents, and economic status of parents at childhood. Using chi-square method for the analyses, a total of 473 questionnaires were distributed to randomly selected secondary schools in the three villages that make up Itiam Community. Out of the 473 questionnaires, only 316 were returned. Giv...

The Effect of External Debt Burden on Growth and Poverty in Nigeria (1980 - 2015)

ABSTRACTThis study analyzes the effect of external debt burden on growth and poverty in Nigeria within the framework of the error correction model, using annual time series data from 1980 - 2015. The study reveals that economic growth and poverty in Nigeria and their hypothesized determinant are generally I (1) series, with one co-integration equations existing among their linear combinations. Our results show that, the variables in the model, debt overhang, stock of external debt, and...

Examination of the Determinants of Customers Perception on Islamic Financing in Nigeria

AbstractThe aim of this study is to examine the determinants of customers perception on Islamic Financing in Nigeria. This is because Nigeria is one of the emerging and vibrant market in African. It assessed the relationship between religious obligation, quality of services and product, government support, and social influence on the level of customer perception on Islamic finance in Nigeria. A field survey was conducted and samples drawn using non-probability convenience sampling technique. ...

CONFLICT RESOLUTION IN NIGERIA: THE PROSPECT AND CHALLENGES FOR PEACE (A Case Study of Ife and Modakeke Crisis, Osun State)

ABSTRACT The conflict between the Ife and Modakeke appears to be a protracted and seemingly intractable intra-ethnic conflict that has continued to pit two groups of the same ethnic background against one another. This study, therefore examined the conflict resolution in Nigeria: the prospect and challenges for peace. The study found that the major causes of the conflict between Ife and Modakeke group include land issues, Ife-East Local Government, debate over Modakeke’s sovereignty, b...

CRIME CONTROL THE ROLE OF THE POLICE

CRIME CONTROL: THE ROLE OF THE POLICE BY OGUNYOMI OLAITAN AYOOLAMATRIC NO: NOU142077392  BEING A PROJECT SUBMITTED TO THE FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINOLOGY AND SECURITY STUDIES,NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA,AWA-IJEBU COMMUNITY STUDY CENTER   IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENT FOR THE AWARD OF BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (B.SC. HONS.) DEGREE IN CRIMINOLOGY AND SECURITY STUDIES   JANUARY, 2018­ CERTIFICATIONThis is to certify that this project was carrie...

LITERACY: THE MISSING LINK IN BOKO HARAMINSURGENCY

Abstract In spite of the efforts of governments and international organisations in fighting insurgents and insurgencies as exemplified by the Boko Haram war in Nigeria, there are some missing links. Efforts like recruiting armed officers and expending money to buy arms and ammunitions are acts but to fight insurgency there is need for instituting a process. This process which has been practiced in many instances with sustainable results is called a literacy process.  Without the process, in...

Impact of Mass Media on Students Academic Performance

ABSTRACTIn recent times, mass media has become very essential in every sphere of human endeavour which has necessitated the use of more media medium such as the internet in educational institutions, modern and effective media systems have replaced the existing traditional ways of gathering information, and getting entertained. The objectives of this study are; to ascertain the level of importance of mass media preference on students’ academic performance, to discover how the nature of...

Impact of Peer Influence and Religiosity on Attitude towards Alcohol Consumption

ABSTRACTThe study examined the impacts of peer influence and religiosity on attitude towards alcohol consumption among undergraduates of Ekiti State University. The study used 194 participants selected through cluster sampling method. The data were collected using questionnaire; the Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith, Resistance to Peer Influence scale and a 19-item short version of Scale to Assess Attitude towards Alcohol and Alcoholism. A pilot study was conducted to validate these sca...

A Youth burning with the fever of national impact

This work speaks on the importance of the youth system and the benefits the government Of Nigeria provides and how to harness those privileges.


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