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The Political economy of Nigeria.

The Political economy of Nigeria.

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigeria -- Economic conditions -- 1970-

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesEconomist (London)
      ContributionsStevens, Christopher, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC1055 .P6385 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2944234M
      ISBN 10052127799X
      LC Control Number84183655

      In , Nigeria's voters cast out the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP). Here, A. Carl LeVan traces the political vulnerability of Africa's largest party in the face of elite bargains that facilitated a democratic transition in Author: A. Carl LeVan.   The evolution of the Nigerian oil and gas industry spanned about a century during which several challenges were encountered and surmounted by major International Oil Companies (IOCs). This book provides a thoroughly researched guide to the Nigerian oil and gas industry. The author examines the increasing role of Africa in the contributiCited by:

      While Nigeria has made some progress in socio-economic terms in recent years, its human capital development remains weak due to under-investment and the country ranked of countries in the World Bank’s Human Capital Index. Furthermore, the country continues to face massive developmental challenges, which include the need to reduce. The central feature of Nigeria's political economy is the relationship between oil resources and the state. The author argues that the inability of the federal government to distribute the oil wealth fairly amongst the component units contributes to the dysfunctional character of the federal system.

      This volume critically assesses how xenophobia has impacted the three elements of political economy: state, economy and society. Beginning with historical and theoretical analysis to put xenophobia in context, the book moves on to country-specific case studies discussing the nature of xenophobia in Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia, Ghana and Zimbabwe.   Nigeria's political economy has always been predominantly elitist, patriarchal and theist. In terms of the ethnicity, the dominance rests with the WaZoBia group and to some extent, the peoples of the Niger-Delta. In terms of sexuality, there is no.


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Nigeria is the most populated nation on the African continent and contains a vast wealth of natural resources. It is the largest petroleum producer in Africa, and a key exporter of oil to both Western Europe and the US, and yet the political economy of Nigeria remains one of gross indebtedness, inefficiency and : Sarah Ahmad Khan.

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This book uses the political economy approach to examine the relative failure of federalism in Nigeria. It shows the nexus between the political and the economic aspects of the country’s federalism.

The central feature of Nigeria’s political economy The Political economy of Nigeria. book the relationship between oil resources and the state.

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Kennedy, O. Strategies in improving the policy and access to technology education in secondary schools in : Ojochenemi J. David, Lucky E. Asuelime, Hakeem Onapajo. This chapter provides an economic survey of development in Nigeria with particular reference to equity issues.

Development here does not denote the changes in economic life that occur more or less rapidly in all societies and proceed with or without benefit of centralized direction.

Nigeria: Case Study The African nation of Nigeria has long been a case of interest for the study of political and economic development. This country is a great example of a post-colonial developing nation and its developmental history contains very important lessons about the political and economic retardation of the developing World.

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There are still. Nigeria’s economic freedom score ismaking its economy the th freest in the Index. Its overall score has decreased by point, reflecting a decline in the fiscal health score.

Nigeria - Nigeria - Economy: The Nigerian economy is one of the largest in Africa. Since the late s it has been based primarily on the petroleum industry. A series of world oil price increases from produced rapid economic growth in transportation, construction, manufacturing, and government services.

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