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Malawi Economic Monitor, December 2019 : Strengthening Human Capital Through Nutrition
Report; Economic & Sector Work; Economic & Sector Work :: Economic Updates and Modeling, Created By World Bank and Published By World Bank, Lilongwe, Malawi
Africa's Priority Program for Economic Recovery 1986-1960
Book/Monograph, Created By Organization of African Unity (OAU) and Published By Organization of African Unity (OAU) in English language
The Optimal Size of Government in Egypt: An Empirical Investigation
Journal article, Created By El Husseiny, Israa A. and Published By Taylor & Francis Group in English language
The topic of the optimal government size has been extensively examined at both theoretical and empirical levels, however, it has not been researched for the Egyptian economy mainly due to the lack of consistent fiscal data over a relatively long period. Using time series dataset for the Egyptian economy over the time period from fiscal year 1981/1982 to fiscal year 2014/2015, this paper aims to test empirically whether there exists an optimal government size for Egypt, and to estimate that optimal size if it exists. Based on the two ...
Foreign Capital Inflows and Economic Growth in Nigeria: Any Nexus?
Created By Ehigiamusoe, Kizito Uyi and Published By Taylor & Francis Group
This paper examines the impact of foreign capital inflows on economic growth in Nigeria for 1980-2015 period. It employs Autoregressive Distributed Lagged (ARDL)-bounds test, and finds a cointegration relationship between foreign capital inflows and growth. Specifically, foreign portfolio investment has positive impact on growth, while the impact of foreign loans is negative. Nevertheless, foreign direct investment and foreign aid have insignificant impact on growth, suggesting that Nigeria cannot rely on foreign direct investment and foreign aid as vehicles to stimulate growth. Ra...
Nigeria Economic Update, Fall 2019 : Jumpstarting Inclusive Growth - Unlocking the Productive Potential of Nigeria’s People and Resource Endowments
Report; Economic & Sector Work; Economic & Sector Work :: Economic Updates and Modeling, Created By World Bank Group and Published By Washington, DC: World Bank
Tanzania Economic Update, December 2019 : Transforming Agriculture - Realizing the Potential of Agriculture for Inclusive Growth and Poverty Reduction
Report; Economic & Sector Work; Economic & Sector Work :: Economic Updates and Modeling, Created By World Bank Group and Published By World Bank, Washington, DC
Madagascar Economic Update, October 2019 : A New Start?
Economic & Sector Work; Economic & Sector Work :: Economic Updates and Modeling, Created By World Bank and Published By Washington, DC: World Bank
Africa in transformation : Political and economic transformations and socio-economic development responses in Africa ;vol 2 political and economic reforms transformations and gender issues
Book/Monograph, Created By Prah, Kwesi Kwaa (ed); Ahmed, Abdel Ghaffer Mohammed and Published By OSSREA in English language
Cognisant of the importance of the political and economic liberalisation process that is ongoing on the continent, the participants of the Fourth OSSREA Congress selected this theme, Political and Economic Transformation and Socio-Economic Development Responses in Africa, for the Fifth Congress. Under this theme, the Fifth Congress took stock and contributed to the debate on the reforms undertaken so far and assessed the nature, impact and implications on the future development of the region.
Africa in transformation : Political and economic transformations and socio-economic development responses in Africa ;vol I political and economic issues
Book/Monograph, Created By Prah, Kwesi Kwaa (ed); Ahmed, Abdel Ghaffar Mohammed and Published By OSSREA in English language
Cognisant of the importance of the political and economic liberalisation process that is ongoing on the continent, the participants of the Fourth OSSREA Congress selected this theme, Political and Economic Transformation and Socio-Economic Development Responses in Africa, for the Fifth Congress. Under this theme, the Fifth Congress took stock and contributed to the debate on the reforms undertaken so far and assessed the nature, impact and implications on the future development of the region.
The Igba-boi Apprenticeship Approach : Arsenal Behind Growing Success of Igbo Entrepreneurs in Nigeria
Journal article, Created By Iwara, Ishmael Obaeko and Published By Adonis & Abbey in English language
The Igbo ethnic group in Nigeria is known for success in business and entrepreneurship. Through an apprenticeship scheme known as Igba-boi, people from this ethnic group have dominated and continued to excel above their contemporaries from other ethnic groups in the country and beyond. This article profiles the "Igba-boi" scheme and comes up with a model on how to improve it. A survey research design grounded on a qualitative method was used. Purposive sampling technique was used to identify individuals with in-depth knowledge about this approach ...