Free Essays on Population Growth And Economic Development In Nigeria

  1. THE ROLE OF MARITIME SECTOR TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

    GENERAL INTRODUCTION Maritimes Sector a Strategic Economic Importance to National Development The maritime sector is of critical significance to any economy. It is the main means for transporting goods internationally, and many nations rely on their ports as a major source of revenue. The maritime industry...

  2. The Government Should Take Steps to Control Population Growth

    Take Steps to Control Population Growth Jie Wang EAP2 Writer’s Workshop Ms. Miller February 21, 2013 Abstract 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...

  3. Why the Population Increase in Nigeria

    POPULATION GROWTH 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...

  4. Barriers to Economic Development in Ghana

    Economic development has to occur after a period of sustained economic growth. It is therefore the growth in total economic output accompanied by changes in the structure of the economy. There are many barriers to economic development in Ghana. Eight of them are discussed below: First and foremost...

  5. Impact of Industrial Development on Nigeria Stock Market

    Impact of Industrial development on Nigeria stock market. The potentials of capital market in Nigeria as a catalyst to economic and industrial development cannot be over emphasized. The capital market as an internal part of a country’s financial system operates at the long end of the system to mobilize...

  6. Regional Economy in Africa

    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...

  7. role of agriculture in nigeria

    THE IMPACT OF AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT ON ECONOMIC GROWTH OF NIGERIA Articles on this site are extracts from literature review of research projects, Get the full Project THEORETICAL LITERATURES The term “Agriculture” has been subjected to different definitions by various experts. As a result Ighodo...

  8. Is Population a Ticking Bomb?

    At the very outset, I would say that population should not be viewed as a ticking bomb or even a bomb for that matter. The world has crossed the milestone of seven billion people, and there is renewed debate on the impact of a growing number of humans on the planet's finite resources. In the popular...

  9. Education Expenditure and Economic Growth in Nigeria

    hindrance to economic development. Thus, the single most significant complex of social-control tools for national development is found in the educational system; be it formal or informal. (Uwadia , 2010). It is also accepted that the development of any nation depends largely on the development of the human...

  10. Procurement in Oil and Gas Industry in Developing Countries Nigeria

    Case of AGIP Nigeria Name Course Professor DateAbstract This is a thesis about procurement process in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria with specific stress on AGIP Nigerian AGIP Energy and Natural Resource.” The report starts with an introduction to the country Nigeria itself. It...

  11. Integrity; Panacea for Socio-Economic and Political Challenges in Nigeria

    Panacea for Socio-Economic and Political Challenges in NigeriaNigeria 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...

  12. Private Equity in Nigeria

    Private Equity in Nigeria An Overview of Nigerian Venture Capital and Private Equity Private Equity in Nigeria Page 2 CONTENT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 3 NIGERIA COUNTRY ANALYSIS 5 TABLES AND EXHIBITS 7 Private Equity in Nigeria Page 3 Executive Summary1 Nigeria is facing an uncertain...

  13. Russian-Japanese Economic Relations

    to these centres by work, and the processes of urbanization and industrialization became intimately linked. In 1800, only 25 per cent of Britain’s population lived in cities or towns; by 1881 it was 80 per cent. The production of cotton goods destined for markets in India and South America led the way...

  14. The Strategy of Economic Planning

    PLANNINGS Economic Planning: • Economic Planning means “It is an outline or broad statement of schemes on programmes designed to realize certain pre-determined economic objectives, in a particular order of priorities, according to a strategy within a specified period of time is called Economic Planning...

  15. Nigeria capital markt

    financial market and indeed essential agent of economic growth because of its ability to facilitate and mobilize saving and investment. To a great extent, the positive relationship between capital accumulation real economic growths has long affirmed in economic theories (¬¬¬Anyanwu, 1993). Success in capital...

  16. Philippines Education

    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)...

  17. Economics Indonesia Case Study

    Introduction Globalisation has played a large part in the East Asian economic region, proving to have had a large influence in recent years. As a result, the economies in this region have witnessed increased international trade, foreign investment and rapid industrialization. Additionally, this region...

  18. Population Geography

    Geographical Topic: Population Geography Introduction: This unit is important because it links all other aspects of geography together. Students will be focusing on population geography including demography, Malthusian Theory of Population Growth, population change, fertility and mortality and...

  19. Global Mobile Money Market Trends and Development Analysis 2019

    Model 5.2. Collaboration Model 5.3. Operator-Centric Model 5.4. Peer-to-Peer Model 6. 6.1. Growth Drivers and Restraints in Global Mobile Money Industry Growth Drivers Increasing Smartphones Penetration 3 © This is a licensed product of Ken Research and should not be copied ...

  20. The Importance of Managerial Economics to Nation's Development

    The Importance of Managerial Economics To Nation’s Development Economic development of nation, generally speaking, is a process of change that is focused on the betterment of the nation. Defining economic development can be difficult. The first term in this phrase—"economic"—refers to an accepted paradigm...

  21. economic crisis in nigeria

    Economic Crisis in Nigeria. NIGERIA. (google)The evolution of Nigeria was from about 1849 until it attained independence in 1960. During this period a lot of events occurred, and is largely the story of the great impact of the British on the Nigerian people. The colonial authorities (British) sought...

  22. Revenue Allocation Formula in Nigeria

    REVENUE ALLOCATION FORMULA IN NIGERIA INTRODUCTION Prior to the discovery of oil in Nigeria, other sectors of the economy thrived. Agriculture, for instance, was a major source of revenue for the Western Region. The Eastern Region that was less endowed devised other sources of revenue. All this has...

  23. Leadership in Community Development (Term Paper))

    0:1 INTRODUCTION: Any “community” without a leader is prone to fall apart. Because leadership is an essential element for any kind of growth, development, progress, orderliness, unity and so on, to occur in the upliftment of any community, and in the world at large. The concept of leadership is not...

  24. Central Bank of Nigeria

    CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA Vision of Central Bank of Nigeria "To be one of the most efficient and effective world's Central Banks in promoting and sustaining economic development." The central bank of Nigeria only caters to the banks in the Republic of Nigeria. MISSION STATEMENT "To be proactive...

  25. CURRICULUM REFORMS IN NIGERIA

    FACTORS THAT TRIGGER CURRICULUM REFORM INTRODUCTION Nigerian educational system has gone through various developments and reforms viz-a-viz curriculum issues. But these issues cannot be discussed in toto without first and foremost bring to fore what curriculum reform...

  26. Discuss Whether Unbalanced Growth Necessarily Leads to Urban Bias

    overall economic development of a country is restricted or hindered by the urban-dwellers that are more able to pressure and manipulate the government and can do so to their own advantage. Wikipedia describes urban bias as “a political economy argument according to which economic development is hampered...

  27. Fdc Bi-Monthly Economic and Business Update

    Volume 1, Issue 1 FDC Bi-monthly Economic & Business Update Economy Nigerian economic performance in Q2 2009 is expected to deteriorate relative to Q1 where a growth rate of 6.3% was recorded. Although there are no official growth rate projections, consensus growth estimate is between 4 – 5%. This...

  28. The Importance of Managerial Economics to Nation's Development summary

    of Managerial Economics to Nation's Development economics for nation s development Managerial Economics is very important to nation s development in the sense that the knowledge of economics must be applied in all facet of the nation s activities , e .g . in decision making Economics is a social science...

  29. Population Problem in Bangladesh

    Population Problem in Bangladesh Introduction : Bangladesh is a small country with big population. Excluding waters she has a land area 135,000 square kilometers with 140million people living in it. So, she is the most densely populated country in the world. And as such population problem is, by far...

  30. Nigeria Economic Bloc

    Nigeria’s regional economic bloc (ECOWAS), the implications of this Economic Bloc to International Business and its advantages and disadvantages to Nigeria. Introduction: Nigeria is a country...

  31. Globalization and the Socio- Economic Development of the Nigerian Women: Challenges for Social Studies Education

    Abstract Globalization, according to the Population Reference Bureau (2000) has encouraged women's participation in the market economy by creating new job opportunities. This paper presents globalization and socio-economic development of the Nigerian women. It highlights the several ways in which...

  32. economics

    scene. To develop and promote tourism as an ‘Engine of economic growth’ and to bring Gujarat on the national and international tourist map, tourism shall be considered as an important economic activity for overall sustainable economic growth & ensuring employment generation. As the State is growing...

  33. Stock Market Development and Economic Growth in Southern African Countries

    Stock Market Development and Economic Growth in Selected Southern African Countries. By: Gaminee Guddoy TABLE OF CONTENTS LIST OF TABLES ...................................................................................... I LIST OF FIGURES ..........................................

  34. Reasons Why Japan and Nigeria Are at Two Different Economic Situations.

    Reasons why Japan and Nigeria are at two different economic situations. Nigeria has a dual economy with a modern segment dependent on oil earnings, overlaid by a traditional agricultural and trading economy. At independence in 1960 agriculture accounted for well over half of GDP, and was the main...

  35. Challenges Confronting Managers in Public Enterprises in Nigeria

    ENTERPRISES IN NIGERIA ABSTRACT The evolution of public sector enterprises often takes one of two forms. First, they could evolve from local calls or responses to an ad-hoc economic crisis, a specific shortage, flagrant abuse of monopoly or oligopoly powers by private producers, economic bottlenecks...

  36. NIGERIA-BUSINESS CULTURAL RESEARCH

    HEAD: GLOBAL BUSINESS CULTURAL ANALYSIS: NIGERIA Global Business Cultural Analysis: Nigeria GLOBAL BUSINESS CULTURAL ANALYSIS: NIGERIA 2 Abstract There are many elements that are incorporated in the concept of culture, for Nigeria and everywhere else in the world. These...

  37. Population Developmen

    LECTURE NOTES For Health Science Students Population and Development Melake Demena HaramayaUniversity In collaboration with the Ethiopia Public Health Training Initiative, The Carter Center, the Ethiopia Ministry of Health, and the Ethiopia Ministry of Education July 2005 Funded under...

  38. Nigeria Yesterday and Today

    Knowles Period 8 Nigeria In the 19th Century, Africa’s most populous country fell under British control. A British Journalist named Flora Shaw suggested the land be named Nigeria, after the principle river of Western Africa, the Niger River. (Giorgio , "History in Nigeria". World 66. January...

  39. Nigeria 2014 Wealth Book

    This report reviews the performance and asset allocations of HNWIs and Ultra HNWIs in Nigeria. It also includes an evaluation of the local wealth management market. Table of contents : • The WealthInsight Intelligence Center Database is an unparalleled resource and the leading resource of its...

  40. The Role of Entrepreneurship in Economic Development: Thenigerian Perspective

    ISSN 2222-2839 (Online)Vol 4, No.8, 2012 100 and support services to accelerate the development and modernisation of MSMEs, SMEDAN badly needed to have acomprehensive understanding and knowledge of the population of MSMEs in the country, their distribution bysectors such as agriculture, manufacturing...

  41. Theory of Population

    SS 2C ECONOMICS PROJECT 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. * Introduction * Population * Nigeria Population * A review of Malthusian...

  42. Telecommunication in Nigeria : Mtn Ngeria 2001 - 2009

    TELECOMMUNICATIONS IN NIGERIA : MTN 2001 TO 2009 AS A CASE STUDY CHAPTER ONE Introduction/Background to the Study Objectives of the Study Significance of the Study Scope and Limitation of the Study Research Methodology Literature Review End Notes CHAPTER TWO Telecommunications in Nigeria Historical...

  43. Population Resources & Development Mexico & France

    Population Resources & DevelopmentDevelopment Research Task Mexico & France Introduction Aim: Determining the issues in LEDCs and MEDCs, investigating the internal and external factors, and the difference between their economic developments. 1. ISSUES IN LEDCS MEXICO Mexico is...

  44. Attaining Sustainable Development with a Green Economy

    Attaining Sustainable Development with a Green Economy By: Salim Salihu Muhammed In today’s growing economy, plausible achievements have been recorded in Nigeria’s reform programs; regardless of the translation of “achieved economic growth” on the livelihood of the citizenry, the growth indices puts the...

  45. Larson in Nigeria

    Larson Inc. in Nigeria Case Study IMAN 601– Week 11 Kolade Zackius-Shittu University of Maryland University College August 4, 2009 Summer Semester, 2009 zackshittu@yahoo.com Dr. Daniel E. Gilbert Table of Contents Table of Contents i Executive Summary 1 Introduction 2 Company Background...

  46. Financial Managment in a Small businesses in Nigeria

    FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS ENTERPRICES IN NIGERIA. BY AJUGWE CHUKWU ALPHONSUS 1) INTRODUCTION: Financial Management is absolutely necessary for the success of any business. The Financial management is a powerful tool used to analyze how much value the management of the firm added to...

  47. Factors Affecting Nigerias Underdevelopment

    According to an economist the idea of development is a situation whereby there is an increase in a nations GNP and GDP, leading to an increase in growth .but to a sociologist this is a surface definition as development or rather a country is regarded as developed when such increase is affecting the living...

  48. Small Business in Sub-Saharan Africa: Major Constraints in [Nigeria]

    Business in Sub-Saharan Africa: Major Constraints in [Nigeria] Introduction The Federal Republic of Nigeria has an area of 923,768.00 sq kilometres and completely within the tropical zone (About.com 2005). Nigeria has a population which is estimated over 154 million. It is a 12th largest...

  49. Nigeria - Country Research

    Term Paper – Country Research: Nigeria Nigerian Culture 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...

  50. Multinational Corporations and the Realisation of Economic and Social Rights

    Multinational Corporations and the Realisation of Economic and Social Rights Daniel Aguirre 1.0 Introduction Although the traditional view of human rights law concerns the relationship between the state and the individual, increasing attention has been focused on private...

  51. Walt Whitman Rostow Stages of Economic Growth

    W.W. Rostow Stages of economic Growth Analysis Walt Whitman Rostow was a United States economist and political theorist. His theory that this analyzes is his theory on the stages of growth. In 1960 Rostow published The Stages of Economic Growth: A Non Communist Manifesto, which proposed the Rostovian...

  52. Young and Useful Engaging the Youth for a Prosperous Nigeria.

    many youths for Nigeria is that in which the youths are productive and active participants in the drive for a prosperous nation. For their dreams to be achieved, they must have opportunities to develop their potentials and talents. The world is experiencing a bulge in its youth population and as a result...

  53. Challenges and Opportunities for the Wealth Sector in Nigeria 2014

    Definitions 2 Executive Summary 3 Wealth Sector Fundamentals 3.1 Political Background 3.2 Economic Background 3.3 Social Background 3.4 Benchmarking Nigeria’s Wealth in Context 3.4.1 Distribution of wealth in Nigeria 3.5 HNWI Volume and Wealth Trends 4 Competitive Landscape of the Wealth Sector 4.1...

  54. Role of art in National development

    Abstract Though the role and impact of Art in sustainable national development have been orchestrated by scholars for years, yet the actual integration of its dynamics into policy and major interventions globally remains very minimal. This is partly due to government sanctioned systematic negligence...

  55. Economics - a China Case Study

    relative stabilisation of international relations, development of international institutions that have assisted in the management of globalisation, technological developments and changes in domestic policy. China is the largest country in terms of population size and has recently become the second largest...

  56. The History of Economic Thought(Wiki)

    History of economic thought From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search For historical changes in economies, see Economic history. For different groupings of economists, see Schools of economic thought. For famous economists, see List of economists. Economics | GDP per capita...

  57. Globa Warming

    MICROFINANCE POLICY, REGULATORY AND SUPERVISORY FRAMEWORK FOR NIGERIA CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA, ABUJA, DECEMBER 2005 2 TABLE OF CONTENTS 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1 2.0 OVERVIEW OF MICROFINANCE ACTIVITY IN NIGERIA 2 3.0 JUSTIFICATION FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF MICROFINANCE BANKS 4 3.1 Weak Institutional Capacity...

  58. Renewable energy

    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...

  59. Economy and Social Development

    Economic and Social Development Economic growth and social development are co-related. Comment. There is nothing more pleasing and palatable to hear from experts and economists that India is the second fastest growing economy and if the illeffects of global meltdown do not affect our growth...

  60. Relationship Between Unemployment and Crime Rate Among Youth in Nigeria

    1 INTRODUCTION Economic growth is fundamental for sustainable development. It is not possible, for a developing country, to ameliorate the quality of life of its growing population without economic growth. The relationship between government expenditure and economic growth has continued to generate...