EFFECT OF POPULATION ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA: A QUANTITATIVE ASSESSMENT
ADEDIRAN OLANREWAJU ADEWOLE*
This study examines the effect of population on economic development in Nigeria. Thus, Malthusian theory of population is relevant...
Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa (Volume 12, No.3, 2010)
ISSN: 1520-5509 Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Pennsylvania
HUMAN RESOURCES AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA
ABSTRACT A country’s potential for economic growth is greatly influenced by its...
Relationship between Economic Growth and Community Development
John Paul Akinduro
Post Graduate Diploma (Blended)
The School of Media and Communication
Pan Atlantic University, Lagos
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Population issues are development issues.Although analytical and empirical findings have provided an ambiguous conclusion about effects of rapid population growth on economic development,there is sufficient evidence to support the conclusion that “on balance, slower population growth would be beneficial...
DEVELOPMENTAL ECONOMICS |
Economic Analysis of Developmental Future |
Turning and turning in the widening gyre
The falcon cannot hear the falconer;
Things fall apart; the center cannot hold;
Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world.
Nigeria is an incredibly...
TOPIC: THEORY OF POPULATION (A case study of Nigeria)
Teacher’s Name: Mr Aduba And Uncle Dele
* A review of the Theory of population, show casing Nigeria perspective.
* Nigeria Population
* A review of Malthusian...
the key to economic growth and development in any nation. This stems from the fact that every other facility and resource required for economic development is driven by the availability of human capital. More so, in the absence of effective human capital development, an increasing population can have adverse...
Larson Inc. in Nigeria
IMAN 601– Week 11
University of Maryland University College
August 4, 2009
Summer Semester, 2009
Dr. Daniel E. Gilbert
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Executive Summary 1
European Scientific Journal
October edition vol. 8, No.22 ISSN: 1857 – 7881 (Print) e - ISSN 1857- 7431
AGRICULTURE RESOURCE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN
Olajide, O.T., PhD
Department of Business Administration & Management Technology
Lagos State University, Ojo
Akinlabi, B. H.
RAPID POPULATION GROWTH IS ONE OF THE PROBLEMS OF HUMAN RESOURCE UTILIZATION IN NIGERIA. WHAT CAN BE DONE TO REDUCE THIS PROBLEM?
MANPOWER ECONOMICS ASSIGNMENT
Population can be defined as the number of people living in any defined...
Term Paper – Country Research: Nigeria
Individualism vs. Collectivism
Prof. Geert Hofsteede’s model of cultural dimension helps to understand the culture indications in doing business with different cultures. According to this model, Nigeria is a low individualism ranked country...
MICROFINANCE POLICY, REGULATORY AND SUPERVISORY
FRAMEWORK FOR NIGERIA
CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA,
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1.0 INTRODUCTION 1
2.0 OVERVIEW OF MICROFINANCE ACTIVITY IN NIGERIA 2
3.0 JUSTIFICATION FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF MICROFINANCE
3.1 Weak Institutional Capacity...
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The categorization of Nigeria economy 3
Chapter 1: The discovery of oil and the Nigerian economy 4
Type chapter title (level 2) 5
Type chapter title (level 3) 6
Nigeria has remained a point of reference in Africa and on global level. This...
PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS OF MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT
Omotosho Fatimah Olamide
Department of Economics, University of Lagos
The development of indigenous manpower to serve as...
Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development ISSN 2222-1700 (Paper) ISSN 2222-2855 (Online) Vol.2, No.3
Revenue Allocation Formula and Its Impact On Economic Growth Process In Nigeria
Usman Owolabi Akeem Faculty of Management Science, PMB4000,Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso...
country due to the high consumption and need for electricity, and this project is the plan to study the demand for renewable energy re- sources in Nigeria and to find out the main competitors and discover the best periods for market entry in the country via the micro and the macro environmental analysis...
of making decisions for future action.
Educational planning is the application of rational, systematic analysis to the process of
educational development with the aim of making education more effective and efficient in
responding to the needs and goals of its students and society (Coombs 1974:14)...
country’s potential for economic growth is greatly influenced by its endowments in terms of physical and human resources. Despite Nigeria’s abundant physical and human resource endowments, the economic growth rate has been slow (0.1% between the years of 1965-1996).
Development, in any society, aims at...
and the positive and negative developments in the region and how they have affected the economy. It will also touch on the trade between Africa and other countries.
Sub-Saharan Africa comprises a heterogeneous group of countries, each having economies, populations, and surface areas of different...
Business and Social Science
Vol. 2 No. 15; August 2011
ECONOMIC GROWTH AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA
GAFAR .T. IJAIYA
MUKAILA. A. IJAIYA
RAJI .A. BELLO
MICHAEL .A. AJAYI
Studies on economic growth indicates that economic growth is essential for poverty reduction, especially
The absence of virtually any reliable current demographic data has not prevented national and international bodies from generating estimates and projections of population and population growth in Nigeria. The World Bank estimate of Nigeria's 1990 population was 119 million, with an...
International Conference on Human and Economic Resources, Izmir, 2006 Technology
Information and Communication Technologies in the Nigerian Economy
Sunday Mauton A. Posu Olabisi Onabanjo University Most developing nations have embarked on various reforms that foster the use of ICTs in their economies...
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Rising Youth Unemployment and Violent Crime in Nigeria
Okechukwu Odinaka Ajaegbu
Department of Sociology
University of Ibadan
Violent crimes such as murder, armed...
Panacea for Socio-Economic and Political Challenges in Nigeria”
Nigeria is a nation blessed with vast human and mineral resources. Ironically, her economy is struggling to leverage the country’s vast wealth to displace the economic and political challenges that affects its population.1 Beyond the recent...
ICT based sectors, R & D, skills and human capital development becomes a central issue for policy makers and practitioners engaged in economic development both at the national and regional level (OECD, 1996).
The study of economic growth must start with the study of the people who produce...
Other factors that affect the level employment have to do with the trend of economic development in some sectors of the society like the Manufacturing, Agricultural, Distributive Sector, etc. A proper study of the developments in this sectors will enable Human Resource Planner to strategically forecast...
order to displace the crushing poverty that affects about 57 percent of its population. Economists refer to the coexistence of vast wealth in natural resources and extreme personal poverty in developing countries like Nigeria as the “resource curse”. Nigeria’s exports of oil and natural gas—at a time...
|Ochi, David Ogewu [Nigeria] |
Take Steps to Control Population Growth
EAP2 Writer’s Workshop
February 21, 2013
During the last 30 years, the world’s population has haven an increase of 60%. This paper focuses on the demographic situation and the problems of population growth. It discusses the benefits...
1.1 BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY
Population is the major determinant of national affairs. It leverages power and determines public policy and revenue allocation as areas with higher population are entitled to a greater share of the national resources in terms of state creation...