Effect of Pricing Policy on Profitability Level of an Organization

Effect of Pricing Policy on Profitability Level of an Organization. A Performance appraisal of some selected manufacturing firms.

Pricing Approaches

In many organizations, approaches to pricing take different forms (Adeniji 2002; Drnry 2000 and Pandey 1998):

(i) Hunch: This is borne out years of experience in that business, such decision are intuitive and are not based on any partaking analysis of available data.

(ii) Market Price: This is based on the going price in the market and then works backwards to allowable production costs. Such approach is adopted for standard, stable easily substituted products where close cost controls are employed which mass production and mass selling method are used: Read More »

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Impact of Taxation as an Aid to Economics Development

Impact of Taxation as an Aid to Economics Development in Edo State. A Case Study of Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State

Review of Related Literature

  • Introduction

There are several literature by different authors, scholars and researchers on Taxation as source of government revenue and its impact on the Edo state economy many of them have covered all its ramifications while some have effectively appraised the proscem of tax administrator in Nigeria.  Despite these appreciable and commendable efforts, it should be noted that much still need to be to really quantity the contributions of taxes to the growth and development Edo state. Read More »

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Implications of Rural-Urban Migration on Rural Development in Nigeria

Implications of Rural-Urban Migration on Rural Development in Nigeria (A Case Study of Umuahia North Local Government Area)

Literature Review

Introduction

Rural development as essentially a human process and has being concerned with the improvement of the living standards of the low income population living in the rural area on a self-sustaining basis through transforming the socio-partial structures of the productive activities.

There seems to be lack of precise concepts of rural development and this partly explains the different approaches to rural development in many countries of the world. Read More »

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Inter- Government Relation in Democratic Federalism

Inter- Government Relation in Democratic Federalism (A Case Study of Ovia North L.G.A. Edo State)

Introduction

  • Background of the Study

Nigeria since independence in 1960, has been bedeviled by a plethora of political problems revolving around disharmony, predicted upon ethnic disintegration and nurtured in acrimony deprivation, marginalization and inter-governmental conflicts. This has resulted to unhealthy and competitive rather co-operation federalism with attendant social- political conflicts and agitation all over the various regions of Nigeria. Read More »

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Language Problems in Nigeria Broadcast Media

Language Problems in Nigeria Broadcast Media

  • The Review Of Literature

Have you ever been served soup in which the condiment refused to stay together, the Oil floated the fish and meet stood apart and the water stayed by itself or you had too much salt or pepper. You must have complained the soup was bad or that it was no soup at all you were quite right. .

That is the situation of a project without a review of literature. The review of literature forms the pivot of any good research work. It is very important to that is the situation of a project without a review of literature. The review of literature forms the pivot of any good research work. It is very important to review the literature in the sense that it took various steps that should be well co-ordinate in one objective and aim to serve the purpose of a research work.    Read More »

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Loan Syndication as an Alternative Business Financing Strategy in Nigeria

Loan Syndication as an Alternative Business Financing Strategy in Nigeria. (A Case Study of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc. New Market Road Onitsha).

Review of Related Literature.

Discussion on Union Banks of Nigeria Plc.

Union Bank of Nigeria dates back to the early colonial period. The decline in barter system of trade and the rise in financial transactions of the colonial government required an institution in the form of a commercial bank for safety and transmissions of funds. It was for this purpose that African Banking corporation base in South Africa was invited in 1892 to open a branch office in Lagos. The Union Bank of Nigeria was therefore the first modern commercial bank to open a branch office in Lagos but its existence was made precarious by the trade depression, which hit Lagos in that year. Read More »

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Managing Public Enterprises in Nigeria: Issues, Problems and Prospects

Managing Public Enterprises in Nigeria; Issues, Problems and Prospects”, A Case Study of Ezzamgbo Building Material Industry Abakaliki.

Literature Review

Introduction

It is an obvious fact that when two men co-operate to roll a stone that either could have moved alone, the rudiments of management have appeared. The first ingredient of management is people because people have to be present before management can take place. Government like any other body operates businesses.

The management of public enterprises, like Ezzamgbo building material industry is not an easy one, this stems from the fact that virtually all the strategic policies and programmes of the organization is strictly governed and regulated by the government in charge. The government first and foremost has to constitute board of directors and also enforce government programmes on the organization through the management offices. Read More »

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Problems and Prospects of Privatization and Commercialization of Government Parastatals in Nigeria.

Problems and Prospects of Privatization and Commercialization of Government Parastatals in Nigeria.

Review of Related Literature

2.0     Introduction:

The literature review of privatization and commercialization of government parastatals in Nigeria will bring to focus the public what the subject matter is all about.  This topic will consist of the following:

  • The concept of privatization and commercialization of public enterprises.
  • Reasons for privatization and commercialization.
  • Types of privatization and commercialization
  • Objectives of privatization and commercialization
  • Functions of privatization and commercialization
  • Advantage of privatization and commercialization in Nigeria

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Perception of parents towards the education of female students

Perception of parents towards the education of female students

CHAPTER THREE

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

POPULATION OF THE STUDY

This chapter gives a description of the procedure in carrying out the study. Elements of the methodology that are discussed include the population, sampling procedures and sample research instrument, data collection procedure and statistical analysis of data. Read More »

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Policy Making and Implementation as a Tool for an Efficient Management System

Policy Making and Implementation as a Tool for an Efficient Management System to Achieve the Objective of an Organization (A Case Study of Michael Opara Federal University of Agriculture Umudike Abia State)

  • Introduction

The task of achieving the objective of an organization is one that has for many years remained a hard not to crack by the management of most organization, and as such left most of the organization either dead or stagnet.

The need for policy making arise due to the nature of business firm that opeates in this era.  A firm which has originally commenced operations in a single product line catering for a unique set of customer in a limited geographical area, expanded in one or more dimension.  Informal control and co-ordinations became partially irrelevant as expansion took place and the need for integrate functional areas arose.  This integration functional area arose.  This integration brings about framing of policies to guide managerial action.  Policymaking became the prime responsibility for effective management system. Read More »

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