Free Essays on Population Growth And Economic Development In Nigeria

  1. Consequence of Population Growth on Econmic Development I Nigeria

    EFFECT OF POPULATION ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA: A QUANTITATIVE ASSESSMENT ADEDIRAN OLANREWAJU ADEWOLE* __________________________________________________________ ABSTRACT: This study examines the effect of population on economic development in Nigeria. Thus, Malthusian theory of population is relevant...

  2. Docx

    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 OGUNLEYE-ADETONA, C.I. ABSTRACT A country’s potential for economic growth is greatly influenced by its...

  3. Relationship between Economic Growth and Community Development -Nigerian Examples

    Relationship between Economic Growth and Community Development -Nigerian Examples By John Paul Akinduro Post Graduate Diploma (Blended) Submitted to: The School of Media and Communication Pan Atlantic University, Lagos November 2013 Table of contents Abstract……………………………………………………………………………………3 ...

  4. Population Issues

    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...

  5. Nigeria

    DEVELOPMENTAL ECONOMICS | NIGERIA | Economic Analysis of Developmental Future | | 12/20/2010 | | 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. Introduction Nigeria is an incredibly...

  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. Testing the Effects of Human Capital Stock and Accumulation on Economic Growth in Nigeria

    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...

  8. 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...

  9. Employment

    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...

  10. Project Topic on Youth Unemploment and Social Problem in Nigeria

    ©2012 American Journal of Social Issues & Humanities Rising Youth Unemployment and Violent Crime in Nigeria Okechukwu Odinaka Ajaegbu Department of Sociology University of Ibadan Ibadan, Nigeria Phone: +2348064113068 Email: ajaegbuodina@yahoo.com Abstract Violent crimes such as murder, armed...

  11. 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...

  12. Infrastructure and Rural - Urban Development.

    services that should be put in place to enable development to occur. Socio-economic development can be facilitated and accelerated by the presence of social and economic infrastructures. If these facilities and services are not in place, development will be very difficult and in fact can be likened...

  13. 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...

  14. Problems of Manpower Development in Nigeria.

    PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS OF MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA. Omotosho Fatimah Olamide Department of Economics, University of Lagos INTRODUCTION The development of indigenous manpower to serve as...

  15. 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...

  16. 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...

  17. Fertlity Rate in Nigeria

    Nigeria, a West African country, is, with 135 millions habitants, the most populated country in the African continent. It has been said by many to have recently experienced rapid economic growth. Like many developing countries, Nigeria is undergoing a ‘demographic transition’, at the end of which both...

  18. 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...

  19. Revenue Allocation

    Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development ISSN 2222-1700 (Paper) ISSN 2222-2855 (Online) Vol.2, No.3 www.iiste.org Revenue Allocation Formula and Its Impact On Economic Growth Process In Nigeria Usman Owolabi Akeem Faculty of Management Science, PMB4000,Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso...

  20. Roles of Ict

    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...

  21. Uruguay Round

    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...

  22. 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...

  23. art and science

    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 Abstract Studies on economic growth indicates that economic growth is essential for poverty reduction, especially when it...

  24. Integrating Water, Environment and Sanitation Hygiene Education Into Family Life Education in Schools

    | |Ochi, David Ogewu [Nigeria] | | ...

  25. Repositioning Nigerian Education for Relevance in the 21st Century

    Donald Abidemi Odeleye, PhD Ife (email: bodeleye@gmail.com) EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Education remains one of the fundamental factors of development as it has the potential of enriching people’s understanding of themselves and the world. It has the capacity to improve the quality of human life...

  26. Human Resources

    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...

  27. Rapid Population Growth as a Problem of Humanresources Utilization in Nigeria

    RAPID POPULATION GROWTH IS ONE OF THE PROBLEMS OF HUMAN RESOURCE UTILIZATION IN NIGERIA. WHAT CAN BE DONE TO REDUCE THIS PROBLEM? A MANPOWER ECONOMICS ASSIGNMENT Akinrodoye Adunola INTRODUCTION Population can be defined as the number of people living in any defined...

  28. The Politics of Census in Nigeria

    CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 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...

  29. 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...

  30. 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)...