The Impact of Monetary Policy on Balance of Payment in Nigeria

The Impact of Monetary Policy on Balance of Payment in Nigeria

In economic literature, divergent views exist on what constitute monetary policy and what the concept of balance of payment is all about, and at the same time what monetary policy seeks to achieve.

According to Udegbunam (2003), “Monetary policy is widely understood to be an important instrument of macro economic demand management, despite the lack of consensus among economics on how it actually works and on the magnitude of its effects on the economy.”  Emeko (2008) also cited this in his study of monetary policy and macroeconomic stability in Nigeria. [Read more…]

Poverty in Nigeria – Poverty Reduction Programme in Nigeria

Poverty in Nigeria – Poverty Reduction Programme in Nigeria

Poverty in Nigeria – A review of earlier works done in the area of poverty, its reduction and challenges are made in this chapter. A lot has been documented on the issue of poverty and strategies for reducing it. As a result, the review here under is rather selective than exhaustive. [Read more…]

Monetary Policy in Nigeria – The Impact of Monetary Policy on Nigeria’s Economic Growth

Monetary Policy in Nigeria – The Impact of Monetary Policy on Nigeria’s Economic Growth

Monetary Policy in Nigeria – Developing countries growth policies are better delivered as full packages since fiscal and monetary policies are inextricable, except in terms of the instruments and implementing authorities. However, monetary policy appears more potent in  correcting short term macroeconomic maladjustments because of the frequency in applying and altering the policy tools, [Read more…]

Census in Nigeria – Developing a Computer Based Census System in Nigeria

Census in Nigeria – Developing a Computer Based Census System in Nigeria

Introduction
Census in Nigeria – Census is of great interest to Nigeria government a population and housing census as a case study of great relevance to the economic, political and socio-cultural planning of a country like Nigeria. [Read more…]

Nigeria Economy – The Effects of Strike on Nigerian Economy

Nigeria Economy – The Effects of Strike on Nigerian Economy

Nigeria Economy – Nigeria is a country which came to be in the year 1914 and got their independent 1960. In Nigeria society the word strike have been an experience, eye witness and very common to citizen, foreigners and all those which are under the umbrella of this nation. The ugly incident started from precolonial to post colonial and even more rampant at this 21 century. [Read more…]