Uchenna Efobi

Covenant University

P.M.B. 1023

Km 10 Idiroko road

Ota, Ogun State 234

Nigeria

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Do the Rules Attract the Money? Implication of IFRS Adoption on Foreign Direct Investment

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Covenant University, Cranfield University - School of Management, Covenant University and Covenant University
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FDI, Financial Reporting, Developing countries, IFRS adoption, Institutions.

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Timeliness of Financial Reporting in Nigeria

Efobi, U., & Okougbo, P. (2014). Timeliness of financial reporting in Nigeria. SA Journal of Accounting Research, 28(1), 65-77.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Uchenna Efobi and Peace Onuwabhagbe Okougbo
Covenant University and Covenant University
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Audit report lead time, corporate governance, corporate reporting, financial institutions, financial report, financial report timeliness.

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IFRS Adoption and Foreign Investment in Africa: Institutions Also Matter

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Sep 2014
Covenant University, Covenant University and Covenant University
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Trade Outcomes in Africa's Regional Economic Communities and Institutional Quality: Some Policy Prescriptions

Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiesti, Bulletin, Vol. LXIII, No. 4/2011, 19-32
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Feb 2014
Uchenna Efobi and Evans Osabuohien
Covenant University and Covenant University
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exchange rate, export, regional economic communities, intra-regional trade

Trade Outcomes in Africa's Regional Economic Communities and Institutional Quality: Some Policy Prescriptions

Osabuohien, E.S., and Efobi, U.R., (2011). Trade Outcomes in Africa’s Regional Economic Communities and Institutional Quality: Some Policy Prescriptions Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiesti BULLETIN, LXIII (4); 19-32
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Aug 2014
Evans Osabuohien and Uchenna Efobi
Covenant University and Covenant University
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IFRS Adoption and the Environment: Is Africa Closing Her Eyes to Something?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Uchenna Efobi
Covenant University
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The Geographic Implication of IFRS Adoption

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Aug 2014
Uchenna Efobi and Stephen Oluwatobi
Covenant University and Covenant University
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FDI; Financial Reporting; IFRS; Land Deal

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Government Expenditure in Nigeria: An Examination of Tri-Theoretical Mantras

Efobi, U., and Osabuohien, S., (2012), Government Expenditure in Nigeria: An Examination of Tri-Theoretical Mantras, Journal of Economic and Social Research, Vol 14(2), 27-52
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Mar 2014
Uchenna Efobi and Evans Osabuohien
Covenant University and Covenant University
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Capital Expenditure, Cointegration, Fiscal Decentralisation, Recurrent Expenditure, Variance Decomposition

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Politicians’ Attributes and Institutional Quality in Africa: A Focus on Corruption

Efobi, U.R., (2014). Politicians’ Attributes and Institutional Quality in Africa: A Focus on Corruption. Journal of Economic Issues (March 2014, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jun 2014
Uchenna Efobi
Covenant University
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Institutions, Politician's Attributes, Corruption and Africa

Planning to Fail or Failing to Plan: Institutional Response to Nigeria's Development Question

Osabuohien, Evans; Efobi, R. Uchenna,; Salami, Adeleke (2012), Planning to Fail or Failing to Plan: Institutional Response to Nigeria’s Development Question, Working Paper Series N° 162 African Development Bank, Tunis, Tunisia.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Mar 2014
Covenant University, Covenant University and African Development Bank
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Economic development; Institutions; Macroeconomic objectives; Planning

10.

Innovation in Africa: Why Institutions Matter

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Covenant University, Covenant University, Covenant University and Covenant University
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Africa, Human Capital, Innovation, Institutions

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How Does Foreign Aid Affect the Relationship between IFRS Adoption and Foreign Direct Investment?

African Governance and Development Institute Working Paper Series WP/15/014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2015
Uchenna Efobi and Matthias Nnadi
Covenant University and Cranfield University - School of Management
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Accounting Standards; Foreign Aid; Foreign Direct Investment; Globalisation; IFRS Adoption

12.

Access to and Use of Bank Services in Nigeria: Micro-Econometric Evidence

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Uchenna Efobi, Ibukun Beecroft and Evans Osabuohien
Covenant University, Covenant University and Covenant University
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Banking Services, Financial Inclusion, Financial Services, Individuals’ Attributes, Nigeria, Savings.

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Determinants and Implications of Foreign Land Deals in Ugandan Communities

In E. Osabuohien (Ed.), Handbook of Research on In-Country Determinants and Implications of Foreign Land Acquisitions (pp. 263-286). Hershey, 2015
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Jun 2015
Covenant University, University of Nairobi, Covenant University and Independent
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Communities; East African Community; Education; Health; Investors; Land deals; Uganda; Water

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One Dollar, One Bank Account: Remittance and Bank Breadth in Nigeria

Forthcoming in Journal of International Migration and Integration, 2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Uchenna Efobi, Evans Osabuohien and Stephen Oluwatobi
Covenant University, Covenant University and Covenant University
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Bank Breadth; Extra Cash Flow; Financial Development; Financial Institutions; Households; Remittance

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Workers’ Deviant Behavior in the Business Outfit of a Nigerian University: Situating Policies with Empirics

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Dec 2014
Covenant University, University of Guelph and Covenant University
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Agents; Deviant Behavior; Nigeria; Small Businesses; University

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More Trade, More Protection: Insights and Implications of the Unending Contradiction

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Sep 2014
Uchenna Efobi, Ibukun Beecroft and Evans Osabuohien
Covenant University, Covenant University and Covenant University
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Aid, Terrorism, and Foreign Direct Investment: Empirical Insight Conditioned on Corruption Control

Forthcoming, International Economic Journal
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Dec 2018
Uchenna Efobi, Simplice Asongu and Ibukun Beecroft
Covenant University, African Governance and Development Institute and Covenant University
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Conflict; Developing countries; Foreign investment; Foreign aid; Terrorism