• 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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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    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...
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    Can rapid population growth be good for economic development? Submitted by Wolfgang Fengler on Thu, 2010-04-15 14:28 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...
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  • 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...
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    POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA: THE WAY FORWARD BY PROF. MIKE I. OBADAN* 1. INTRODUCTION 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...
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  • Strategic Economic Plans and Growth Indices in Nigeria
    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...
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  • Urbanization Trends
    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....
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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    IMPACT OF POPULATION GROWTH ON THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMOIC STRUCTURE OF A DEVELOPING COUNTRY LIKE NIGERIA INTRODUCTION 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...
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  • Growth and Development
    [pic] Economics MSc 2012-13 |Student number: |2050158 | |MSc Programme: |Finance and Economic Development | ...
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  • 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...
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    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...
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  • Effect of Rapid Urbanization on Housing
    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...
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  • Internet Growth in Nigeria
    INFRASTRUCTURE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: 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 satellang@yahoo.com and Lloyd Ahamefule AMAGHIONYEODIWE, Ph.D* Department of Economics Faculty of...
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  • Globalization in Nigeria
    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...
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  • THE IMPACT OF THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR ON NIGERIA ECONOMIC GROWTH PERFORMANCE (1980-2009)
    THE IMPACT OF THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR ON NIGERIA ECONOMIC GROWTH PERFORMANCE (1980-2009) ABSTRACT The study set out to ascertain the extent to which Agricultural sector has contributed to the growth of Nigerian economy from 1980 to 2009. As a guide to the study, the following hypotheses were...
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