Economic Impact Of Oil On The Nigerian Economy

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ECONOMIC IMPACT OF OIL ON THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

PAPER OUTLINE

ABSTRACT

CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION Objective of the study. Methodology. Structure of the paper.

CHAPTER 2: THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY: A BRIEF OVERVIEW
2.1 The Nigerian Economy.
2.2 History of Crude Oil in Nigeria.
2.3 Performance of the Oil Sector.
2.4 Contributions and Challenges of the Oil Sector.

CHAPTER 3: LITERATURE REVIEW
3.0 Overview.
3.1 Literature Review- Resource Curse
3.1.1 Are natural resources bad for development?
3.1.2 What causes the Resource Curse?
3.1.3 How can the Resource Curse be overcomed?
3.2 The Dutch Disease.
3.3 Globalization.

CHAPTER 4: EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS
4.1 Regression 1.
4.2 Regression 2.

CHAPTER 5: DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
5.1 Main findings.
5.2 Policy Implication.
5.3 Conclusion.

APPENDIX: Background Tables (Regression Tables). Table of values.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION

1.1: Objective of the study: There has been a lot of growing interest and concern on the development of petroleum and its contribution to economic development. The objective of this study is to look into the economic impacts of petroleum on the Nigerian economy by using theoretical, empirical and non-economic components to find out the positive and the negative impacts of petroleum on the growth of the Nigerian economy. Giving possible solutions to policies and the non-economic factors. Empirical evidence samples will cover all the economic sectors of the country including the…
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