Top 10 Most Influential Economist of All Ages

Most influential economist of all ages will give you hints on top economist whose theory have shaped our life-time. The state of the economy of a nation mostly determined the living standard of the citizens. A shambled economy will be dominated by poor standard of living, social crisis, income inequality, low or poor developmental  indicators. This is to say that proper economic policy is a life wire of any nation. Continue reading

Economics Recession in Nigeria: What you must know

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Economics recession in Nigeria, meaning, causes, solution, and precautions dominates economics discussion in Nigeria and Africa at large today. Recall, Nigeria has plunged into economics recession after witnessing -1.7 and -2.06 in the first and second quarter of 2016 (NBS). The common question Nigerians and others have been asking include: What is the cause of current economics recession in Nigeria? What is the solution to the economics recession in Nigeria? Continue reading

Devaluation of Nigeria Currency Causes More Harm than Good!

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Devaluation of Nigeria currency or naira have caused serious economic crisis in Nigeria economy than the solution it promises. I will explain this in details. It should be noted that devaluation works better for an economy that is more driven by commodity (processed products) export. What is Devaluation of currency? Devaluation of currency is a deliberate act by the central bank of a country to reduce the value of its Continue reading

Causes and Solution to Unemployment in Nigeria

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What is the causes and solution to unemployment in Nigeria is often a leading question among policy makers. The simple solution to unemployment in Nigeria is investment in skills. I will explain this in details. The data above showed that Nigeria unemployment grew from 6.5% in January 2015 to 13.3% in July 2016. The youth unemployment is currently at 24% which is on a high side In this article, I Continue reading

Has MMM Nigeria Collapsed? Expert Analysis

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Has MMM Nigeria collapse is the most frequent questioned asked by most Nigerian who are members of the community or those who want to join MMM Nigeria. Well, I understand the fear! Nobody want to lose a dine not even in this type of economy we have. This an update of my previous post on when Will MMM Nigeria collapse? But come to think of it, do you really think Continue reading

Top Nigerian Economists who has shaped the world economy

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In this article, I will share with you top Nigerian economists whose economics policy has contributed in shaping the world economy. The focus will be on their past achievement in terms of policy option, awards, education background among others. Some of the economists have held post either in Nigeria or other country of the world. The list does not in any way represent their ranking. Below is the top Nigerian Continue reading

Charles Soludo Chukwuma CFR -1960 till Date

Professor Charles Soludo was given birth in 1960, a native of Anambra State, Nigeria. He is among the top Nigeria economist being the past governor of Nigeria Central Bank (CBN). He has also held different post in the country and past gubernatorial candidates of Anambra governorship election under the platform of PDP. Education background He is a first class graduate of economics at University of Nigeria, Nsukka where he equally Continue reading

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala Profile -1954 till date

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Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala is from Ogwashi-Ukwu, Delta State, where her father Professor Chukwuka Okonjo is the Eze (King(economist)). She is by far the most prominent Nigeria economist judging by her achievement, profile and awards. She is the only Nigeria economist listed in fortune top 50 world leader. She is the only Nigeria economist that has receive greatest number of awards from international body. Education background Dr Okonjo is both Continue reading

Tony Elumelu Onyemaechi Profile -1963 till Date

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Tony Elumelu was born in 1963 at Jos, Nigeria, he is popularly called Elumelu. He  is an economist by profession, a philanthropist, and an entrepreneur. He is also a recipient of many awards of excellence and patriotism. Educational background Elumelu obtained his first degree in economics from Ambrose Ali University and his master degree in economics from the University of Lagos, Lagos Nigeria. Tony is also an alumnus of Harvard Continue reading

President Buhari Economic Policy Evaluation

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President buhari economic policy has received lots of critics ever since the policy was made public. The policy has received many remarks from top economist in the country including Obi Ezekwesili, Emir Sanusi Lamido, Professor Charles Soludo, Okonjo Iweala, among others. In this article, I will be presenting to you four of the key sector or component where President Buhari economic policy hinged upon. I will also analyse each of Continue reading

Nigeria in Depression no Longer Recession: ECCIMA

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Nigeria in depression no longer in recession according to Enugu State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture ECCIMA. According to Vanguard,  ECCIMA lashed out at the Federal Government, arguing  that Nigeria economy has already plunged into depression contrary to the claims of recession making the rounds in government circles. Remember, last week I made a post on the Causes and solution to Nigeria economic recession. Please, if you have Continue reading

Economic Recession in Nigeria: Causes and Solution

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The causes and solution of economic recession in Nigeria has become the major topic of discussion on the lips of major actors in Nigeria and beyond. Recall, Bloomberg republished its report suggesting that South Africa took over from Nigeria as Africa Largest economy. The International Monetary Fund (IMF), as well as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), have all agreed that Nigeria economy has plunged into recession. They assert that Continue reading

South-Africa Took Over From Nigeria As Africa’s Largest Economy

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According to the report by Bloomberg, South Africa’s economy regained the position of Africa’s largest economy in terms  of dollar exchange more than two years after losing it to Nigeria as the value of the nations’ currencies moved in opposite directions. Recall that Nigeria Became the largest economy  2014 after Rebasing her GDP when authorities in the West African nation overhauled their GDP data for the first time in two Continue reading

Freakonomics: A new Practical Approach to Economics

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Freakonomics a new dimensional approach to economic issues, that establishes unconventional realities to economics different from the traditional approach. Freakonomics takes a new way in looking at things – the principal idea is that economics exist as a tool to study society and not mere utilization of wealth. The message, however, is not in the details, but in the overarching picture and a new dimension to economics. Freakonomics establishes this Continue reading

Benefits of studying Economics in the University

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The benefit of studying economics in college or university cannot be over-emphasized. But the question often asked, is how beneficial is economics knowledge to an individual? People want to know what they will benefit studying economics among others. If you want to keep up to date with current events around the globe and love anything to do with startups, businesses, or economics, it is probably a good idea to look Continue reading

Top 10 Africa Fastest Growing Economies

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The top ten Africa fastest growing economies  will surprise you. The recent fall of oil price all over the world- culminated by the global financial downturn has led to a shift in the economic situation of many countries of the world especially Africa. Responding to request of few people about the growth rate and potentials of many Africa countries I decide to research on the fastest growing economies in Africa. Continue reading

Secret of High Achievers Revealed At Last

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High achievers have common traits with each other but differs in peculiarity. In this article I decided not to theorize about success as most do but rather to find out from the experts – who have achieved outstanding success in their field -asking them, “how they do what they do well?” In the interview carried by our team with over 50 of the world most successful achiever’s — Richard Bradson Continue reading

Top 50 Best universities in the World Latest Ranking

Of the top 50 universities in the world, 32 universities are from United states, 7 are from United Kingdom. Other countries like Japan, France and Germany has at least two universities each from their country. Some countries like China, Africa continent as a whole has no universities at the top of the ranking. Below is the top 50 universities in the world and what made them thick according to their Continue reading