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Corporate governance and responsibility in Nigeria
To provide an expository on the peculiar dimension of the corporate governance and responsibility phenomenon in developing market economies, we employ a mix of qualitative methods to provide research evidence-based insights ...
The code of corporate governance in Nigeria: Efficiency gains or social legitimation
This paper is the first study which examines the rationale behind the adoption of corporate governance codes, the requirements of the codes and their operationalisation, and the effectiveness of the codes in addressing ...
Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives in Nigeria
(Springer International, 2016)
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives in Nigeria originated from the practices of Multinational companies (MNCs) operations in the extraction sectors of the Nigerian economy, especially in the oil sector. ...
Corporate governance in the Nigerian banking industry: Towards a strategic governmental engagement
The recent global economic crisis has led to reduced confidence in the self-regulation of banks and has facilitated a debate on how governments across the world intend to engage with the corporate governance of banks. ...
Corporate governance regulation in Nigeria
Purpose – Whilst taking Nigeria’s peculiar institutional configurations into consideration, this paper aims to critically evaluate the Nigerian corporate governance regulatory system, which is characterised by endemic ...
Institutions and institutional maintenance implications for understanding and theorizing corporate governance in developing economies
(Taylor and Francis, 2012-12-08)
This study is a data-driven attempt to explain why corporate governance systems remain largely unchanged despite regulatory reforms, especially in developing economies. It employs a qualitative research method triangulation to ...
Changing religious influences, young people, crime and extremism in Nigeria.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)
Fostering Entrepreneurial Activities through Microfinance in Nigeria
(European Research Conference on Microfinance (ERCM), 2017-03)
This paper examines the mechanisms by which microfinance loans foster entrepreneurship using social capital. Our empirical data was gathered through questionnaire survey of 317 active small business borrowers in Nigeria. ...
The likely effect of sustainable landscape on the quality of life through tourism: focus on Nigeria
Increase in leisure time, improved rising standard of living and concerns for healthy life style has geared people into taking part in tourism activities and landscape, play a very important role in the choice of the tourist ...
The effectiveness of HIV/AIDS school-based sexual health education programmes in Nigeria: A systematic review
(Oxford University Press, 2014-02-25)
HIV/AIDS is one of the most important public health challenges facing Nigeria today. Recent evidence has revealed that the adolescent population make up a large proportion of the 3.7% reported prevalence rate among ...