Copertina di Oil Revenue and Socio-economic Development in Nigeria - 1970 to 2005
Titolo del libro:

Oil Revenue and Socio-economic Development in Nigeria - 1970 to 2005

Management of Poverty in the Midst of Plenty in Nigeria - 1970 to 2005

LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (22.07.2012 )

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ISBN-13:

978-3-659-14345-8

ISBN-10:
3659143456
EAN:
9783659143458
Lingua del libro:
Inglese
Risvolto di copertina:
Nigerians always want to know why the country is rich but the citizens are poor. It is expected that when a country is blessed with rich mineral resources exploited for about 37 years the citizens will be socio-economically better. Contrary to this,a U.N. Human Development Index (HDI) report, 2005, which ranks nations according to their citizen’s quality of life, portrayed Nigeria’s level of socio-economic development with a HDI value of 0.470. This ranked Nigeria 158th out of 177 countries, below Gambia (155th), Zimbabwe (151st), Togo (152nd) and Cameroun (144th). The study thus aimed at assessing the quality of life of Nigerians especially the oil producing communities. Data from oil/non-oil communities were thoroughly analyzed with the conclusion that although the huge oil revenue has contributed to economic growth, it has not transformed the nation’s economy which still remains largely agrarian with living standard in the country one of the lowest in the world. The findings are expected to be useful to investors in the oil industry, Managers of oil economies,Students in Schools of Mining and Oil Exploration,Students of Socio-economic Development,Administration,Geography, etc.
Casa editrice:
LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Sito Web:
https://www.lap-publishing.com/
Da (autore):
Ibrahim Adamu
Numero di pagine:
176
Pubblicato il:
22.07.2012
Giacenza di magazzino:
Disponibile
categoria:
Teoria e politica dello sviluppo
Prezzo:
68,00 €
Parole chiave:
Economic Growth, Nigeria, Socio-economic development, Niger Delta, Standard of Living, Oil revenue, Socio-economic cost, Oil producing areas, Non-oil producing areas, Impact Assessment.

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