Commercial Bank Credit and Agricultural Output in Nigeria

Commercial Bank Credit and Agricultural Output in Nigeria: (1982-2007) Review of Related Literature Agriculture in Nigeria is the most dominant sector and major source of livelihood for the majority of the population. It accounts for about 70% of employment, and in spite of this Binswanger, et al (1999):23) say it has not been able to […]

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Effects of debt burden reduction on the Nigerian economic growth

Effects of debt burden reduction on the Nigerian economic growth. 1980-2012 Introduction Background to the Study It should be noted that the act of borrowing creates debt in any nation of the world. Debt, therefore, refers to the resources of money in use in an organization which is not contributed by its owners and does […]

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The Determinants of Balance of Payment in Nigeria

The Determinants of Balance of Payment in Nigeria (1983 – 2007) Literature Review 2.1     Theoretical Literature Balance of payments of a country is a systematic record of all its economic transactions with the outside world in a give year. It is a statistical record of the character and dimensions of the country’s economic relationships with […]

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Deregulation of the Downstream Oil Sector in Nigeria

Deregulation of the Downstream Oil Sector in Nigeria as A Panacea to Economic Recovery of the Country: (An Analysis of 2010-2015 Economic Programme of Nigeria) Background of the Study Historically, major petroleum marketing companies were the main sources of petroleum product’s supply. The companies transported and distributed the products relying on their distribution and retail […]

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Effect of Deregulation of the Oil Sector on the Nigerian Economy

Effect of Deregulation of the Oil Sector on the Nigerian Economy Abstract This research work examines the effect of deregulation of the oil sector on the Nigerian Economy, it examines the definition, reasons modes, theories, problems as well as the solution to deregulation and its relation to privatization policy in the course of carrying out […]

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Capital Market Impact on the Economic Growth in Nigeria

Capital Market Impact on the Economic Growth in Nigeria (1988-2011) Literature Review Theoretical and Conceptual Framework Capital market is defined as the market where medium to long terms finance can be raised. The capital market is the market for dealing (that is lending and borrowing) in long term loanable funds.    Substantial academic literature and government […]

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Impact of Foreign Debt Management on Nigerian Economy

Impact of Foreign Debt Management on Nigerian Economy The Evolution of Nigeria’s External Debt Management External debt management refers to the establishment of the conditions of issue and redemption of foreign loans. It follows that debt itself is not evil but lack of optimal utilization of externally derived fund should be associated with proper debt […]

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The Impact of Oil Industry on the Performance of Economic Growth in Nigeria

The Impact of Oil Industry on the Performance of Economic Growth in Nigeria (1970 – 2000) Research Design and Methodology Methodology This research is designed specifically to measure the relative effect of oil industry on the economic development in Nigeria. It focuses on the model adopted in the estimation and description of the instrument used […]

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Impact of Small and Medium Scale Industries on the Economic Growth of Nigeria

Impact of Small and Medium Scale Industries on the Economic Growth of Nigeria (1986 – 2010) Literature Review Theoretical Literature Historical facts show that prior to the 19th century, cottage industries, mostly small scale industries controlled the economy of Europe. The industrial revolution changed the status and introduced mass production. The twin oil shocks during […]

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Impact of the Oil Sector on the Nigerian Economy

Impact of the Oil Sector on the Nigerian Economy (A Case Study of Delta State) Review of the Related Literature In the process of reviewing past studies on the impact of crude oil on the Nigerian economy. There is the need to make certain classifications. Nigeria as pointed out in the industry chapter is a […]

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