The Good Governance Imperative: A Nigeria Economic Development Case Study
18 Pages Posted: 12 Oct 2003
Date Written: September 8, 2003
In relation to the concept of governance as defined by the World Bank, this article reviews the mistakes and lessons learned from Nigeria's attempt at economic development over the final three or four decades of the 20th century. Special attention is given to the adverse impact of the several exogenous oil boom shocks including resultant economic growth and distributive effects.
Keywords: Governance, Economic Development, Case Study, Nigeria
JEL Classification: H1, H4, H5, O0, O1, O2
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