Samuel Okafor

Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics

Enugu-Onitsha Expressway

Nnamdi Azikiwe University

Awka, Anambra

Nigeria

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

DOWNLOADS

537

SSRN CITATIONS

0

CROSSREF CITATIONS

7

Ideas:
“  I am currently working on 'Trade cycle valuation of growth response to oil price volatility'  ”

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Job Creation for Full Employment in Nigeria

Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 9(1), pp. 53-65, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2016
Samuel Okafor, S. Mbah and Edith Oleribe
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Federal University Oye-Ekiti and Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics
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Job creation, Employment, Nigeria

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Foreign Direct Investment for Sustainable Economic Growth in Nigeria: Factor Analytic Approach

Okafor, S.O. ; Jegbefumwen, K, & Okafor, P.N. (2016). Foreign direct investment for sustainable economic growth in Nigeria: Factor analytic approach. British Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences, 11 (1, February):123-141.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Novena University - Department of Economics and University of Jos
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foreign direct investment, economic growth, public sector theory, factor analytic approach

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Modelling Microfinance Management for Industrialization and Economic Development of Nigeria: Factor Analytic Approach

Okafor, S.O., Oleribe, E.C. & Mba, S.A. (2013). Modelling microfinance management for industrialization and economic development of Nigeria: Factor analytic approach. Journal of Economic Studies, 10(1), pp.21-31
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Samuel Okafor, Edith Oleribe and S. Mbah
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and Federal University Oye-Ekiti
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Direct investment, Economic growth, Public sector theory, Factor analytic theory

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Tax-Financing of Budget Deficits in LDCs: Re-Validation of Laffer Curve Theory

Okafor, S.O., Maduka,O.D., Ike, A.N, & Uzoechina, B.I (2017). Tax-Financing of Budget Deficits in LDCs: Re-Validation of Laffer Curve Theory. Applied Economics and Finance, 4(3), 89-101
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Samuel Okafor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics
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deficit financing, tax-financing, fiscal deficit, Laffer curve analysis, econometric validation

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Trade in Nigeria's Petroleum Products Market: Theoretical Base for Oil Subsidy Removal Policy

Okafor, S.O.(2014). Trade in Nigeria’s petroleum products market: Theoretical base for oil subsidy removal policy. Nigerian Journal of Energy and Environment, 6(1):77-90.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
Samuel Okafor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics
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Tax Factor in Nigeria's Fiscal Policy for Reducing Budget Deficit and Enhancing Growth

Okafor, S.O., & Uzoechina, B.I. (2013). Tax factor in Nigeria’s fiscal policy for reducing budget deficit and enhancing growth. Journal of Economic Studies, 10(1):32-41.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
Samuel Okafor and Benedict Uzoechina
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and Renaissance University, Enugu - Department of Economics
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Tax; fiscal policy; budget deficit

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Indices of Substitutability between Oil and Non-Oil Sources in Nigeria's Revenue Base.

Okafor S.O. (2002). Indices of substitutability between oil and non-oil revenues in Nigerian economy. Social Sciences Research, 2(1):153-171.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Samuel Okafor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics
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Indices, Substitutability, oil and non-oil, Nigeria’s Revenue Base

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Nonoil Export – Growth Nexus in Nigeria: Macroeconomic Base for Nonoil Export-Led Growth Policy

Okafor, S.O; Akandu, V.C & Ike, A.N (2016). Nonoil export – growth nexus in Nigeria: macroeconomic base for nonoil export- led growth policy. British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade, 14(1): 1-18.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jul 2016
Samuel Okafor, Victor Akandu and Ann Ike
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Independent and Federal Polytechnic, Nigeria
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Non-oil export; economic growth; macroeconomic base; nonoil export-led-policy

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Public Spending for Growth–Induced Employment: The Nigerian Experience

Okafor, S.O.& Jegbefumwen, K. (2016). Public spending for growth–induced employment: The Nigerian experience. British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade, 12(1): 1-19.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Jul 2016
Samuel Okafor and Kenneth Jegbefumwen
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and Novena University - Department of Economics
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Public spending; economic growth; dynamic employment policy; revenue generation; factor analytic approach

10.

Performance of Nigerian Bank Industry Under Bank Reforms

Okafor, S.O., Okafor, P.N. & Ezenekwe, U.R. (2009). Performance of Nigerian bank industry under bank reforms. Journal of Economic studies, 8(1):1-11.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Aug 2016
Samuel Okafor and Patricia Okafor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and University of Jos
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Bank reforn, Bank performance, Nigeria bank industry

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Trade Cycle Valuation of Growth Dynamics for Inflation and Recession Control: The Nigerian Experience

British Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences, 15(2), 19-37, May 2018
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 May 2018
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Federal Polytechnic, Nigeria, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education - Department of Economics and Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo - Department of Economics
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business cycle, economic growth, stagflation, inflation control, recession control

12.

Economic Efficiency of Public Health Programmes for Control of HIV/AIDS Infections in Anambra State

Okafor, S.O., Ike, A.N., Jegbefumwen, K., Ewuru, N.C.(2015). Journal of Economic Studies Vol 12 (1) pp 53-66.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Federal Polytechnic, Nigeria, Novena University - Department of Economics and Michael Okpara University of Agriculture
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Economic efficiency, public health programme, HIV/AIDS control, health effects

13.

Optimal Policy Mix for Inclusive Growth: Evidence from Nigeria

Okafor, S.O; Maduka, O.D; Ike, A.N; Ahamba, K.O; Okoro, D.C; Onoja, J.E. (2019). Optimal policy mix for inclusive growth: Evidence from Nigeria. Journal of Economics, Management and Trade. 22(1):1-19.
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Federal Polytechnic, Nigeria, Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo - Department of Economics, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education - Department of Economics and College of Education (Nigeria)
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fiscal policy; monetary policy; expansionary fiscal; expansionary money; decelerator

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Impact of Trade Paradigm Shift on Nigeria's Trade Relations

British Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences, Vol. 12(1), p. 67-82, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2018
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, University of Jos and Independent
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Trade Paradigm Shift, Nigeria's Trade Relations, Impact Analysis, Descriptive Survey

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Oil Industry and Nigeria's Economic Development: Industrial Relations Perspective

Unizik - Journal of Economic Studies, 5(1), 81-87
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Jan 2019
L. Ezeaku, Ebele Nwokoye and Samuel Okafor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics
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development, economy, labour, Nigeria, oil industry, trade unions, unionism

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Dynamics of Management in Competitive Market: Changing Roles of Caring Manager

Ezeaku, L.C. & Okafor, S.O. (2004). Dynamics of management in competitive market: changing roles of caring manager. Journal of Economic Studies, 4 (1): 24-31.
Posted: 01 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2016
L. Ezeaku and Samuel Okafor
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics

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dynamic, management, competitive market, caring manager

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Economics of Budgeting in Nigeria During Civilian and Military Era: A Comparative Dynamic Analysis

Okafor, S.O., Ezeaku, L.C., Eyiuche, A.C. & Okeke, N.C. (2005). Economics of budgeting in Nigeria during civilian and military era: A comparative dynamic analysis. Journal of Economic Studies, 5(1): 13-20.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Samuel Okafor, L. Ezeaku, A. Eyiuche and N. Okeke
Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics, Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics and Nnamdi Azikiwe University - Department of Economics

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Economics of Budgeting, Nigeria, Civilian and Military Era, Dynamic Analysis