___________________________________________________________ EFFECT OF POPULATION ON ECONOMICDEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA: A QUANTITATIVE ASSESSMENT
ADEDIRAN OLANREWAJU ADEWOLE*
This study examines the effect of population on economicdevelopment in Nigeria. Thus, Malthusian theory...
Population issues are development issues.Although analytical and empirical findings have provided an ambiguous conclusion about effects of rapidpopulationgrowth on economicdevelopment,there is sufficient evidence to support the conclusion that “on balance, slower populationgrowth would be beneficial...
Take Steps to Control PopulationGrowth
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 populationgrowth. It discusses the benefits...
RAPIDPOPULATIONGROWTH 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...
Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa (Volume 12, No.3, 2010)
ISSN: 1520-5509 Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Pennsylvania
HUMAN RESOURCES AND ECONOMICDEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA
ABSTRACT A country’s potential for economicgrowth is greatly influenced by its...
Can rapidpopulationgrowth be good for economicdevelopment?
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Our generation is experiencing the most profound demographic transition ever and Africa is at the center of it.
Africa’s population is rising rapidly and will most likely double its...
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...
POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA: THE WAY FORWARD
PROF. MIKE I. OBADAN*
The description of Nigeria as a paradox by the World Bank (1996) has continued to be confirmed by events and official statistics in the country. The paradox is that the poverty level in Nigeria contradicts the country’s...
Strategic Economic Plans and Growth Indices in Nigeria
By: Salim Salihu Muhammed
Several ten-year plans did not take up the full period of time assigned to them (Almost, if not all failed and were abandoned). Although, it could be seen that Nigeria’s economic plans didn’t actually fail, the nation...
defined as the process of becoming urban. Urban growth trends in the world’s poorest countries have been increasing rapidly over the past few years. This is contributing to the third urban revolution which is a result of many poor countries entering the high-growth stage 2 of demographic transition theory....
services that should be put in place to enable
development to occur. Socio-economicdevelopment 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...
IMPACT OF POPULATIONGROWTH ON THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMOIC STRUCTURE OF A DEVELOPING COUNTRY LIKE NIGERIA
The process of urbanization could be described as one of the major global environmental changes directly affecting human health today. Populations particularly affected are in developing...
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...
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 EconomicGrowth Process In Nigeria
Usman Owolabi Akeem Faculty of Management Science, PMB4000,Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso...
Business and Social Science
Vol. 2 No. 15; August 2011
ECONOMICGROWTH AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA
GAFAR .T. IJAIYA
MUKAILA. A. IJAIYA
RAJI .A. BELLO
MICHAEL .A. AJAYI
Studies on economicgrowth indicates that economicgrowth is essential for poverty reduction, especially
THE IMPACT OF RAPID URBANIZATION ON HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA FROM 1950 -2010
(Focus on urban developments and housing problems case study: Lagos)
Urbanization according to Aluko O.E is rather subjective and can be given various interpretations. However in this concept it can be defined as the...
INFRASTRUCTURE AND ECONOMICGROWTH: EVIDENCE FROM NIGERIA
BY Sheriffdeen A. TELLA, Ph.D Department of Economics, Faculty of Management Science, Olabisi Onabanjo University, PMB 2002, Ago-Iwoye Ogun State, Nigeria firstname.lastname@example.org and Lloyd Ahamefule AMAGHIONYEODIWE, Ph.D* Department of Economics Faculty of...
The Positive and Negative Effects of Globalization in Nigeria
Globalization according to Clark and Wallace (2003) refers to a “greater interconnectedness of the world’s financial, economic, technological, political, cultural, sociological, ecological, and geographical systems” (p. 447). Globalization...
in opportunity and potential – a sentiment supported by the rapidgrowth of a number of African economies; seven of which are among the ten fastest growing economies in the world.
Investment opportunities in Africa
The current economic climate means there couldn’t be a better time to invest in...