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How Important is Oil in Nigeria’s Economic Growth?
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 4/1/2012)
This study assesses the importance of oil in the development of the Nigerian economy in a multivariate VAR model over the period 1960-2009. Empirical evidence shows that the five subsectors are cointegrated and that the ...
Seasonality in the daytime and night-time intensity of land surface temperature in a tropical city area
(Elsevier B.V., 2016-12)
Variations in urban land surface temperature (LST) links to the surrounding rural areas result to urban heat island (UHI), which is a global problem challenging both cities in develop and developing countries. Satellite ...
(Information Resources Management Journal, 2015-07)
This study aims at examining and mapping the spatiotemporal distribution of meningitis epidemic, in relation to climate variability, using GIS and Remote Sensing techniques. Using the northern part of Nigeria as a case ...
Modelling a critical infrastructure-driven spatial database for proactive disaster management: A developing country context
(Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 2016-03)
The understanding and institutionalisation of the seamless link between urban critical infrastructure and disaster management has greatly helped the developed world to establish effective disaster management processes. ...
Determinants of poverty level in Nigeria
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 1/29/2015)
This study uses annual data between 1990 and 2010, and employs Dynamic Ordinary Least Square (DOLS) method to examine what determines poverty level in Nigeria. Unlike many studies, we measure poverty with poverty index ...