IMPACT OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS ON MAJOR MACROECONOMIC VARIABLES IN NIGERIA (1987-2011)

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY There is scarcely any country that lives in absolute isolation in this globalised world. The economies of all the countries of the world are linked directly or indirectly through asset or/and goods markets, made possible through trade and foreign exchange. The price of foreign currencies in terms of […]

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THE IMPACT OF EXCHANGE RATE VOLATILITY ON THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR OUTPUTS IN NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Manufacturing activities have significant impacts on the economy of nations as their contributions, which account for substantial proportion of total economic activities of nations, play crucial roles in the development process of any economy. In 2008, Nigeria manufacturing accounted for 4.13% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The […]

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