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state, leadership, governance and economic development

Michael I. Obadan

state, leadership, governance and economic development

by Michael I. Obadan

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Published by published for the Nigerian Economic Society by the National Centre for Economic Management in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development -- Political aspects -- Nigeria.,
    • Nigeria -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mike I. Obadan.
      ContributionsNigerian Economic Society. Conference
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC1055 .O229 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 42 p. ;
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6807456M
      ISBN 109782785350
      LC Control Number00271660
      OCLC/WorldCa43262636

      The book opens with forewords by eminent African scholars. The chapters that follow examine rent-seeking, patronage, neopatrimonialism and bad governance. They engage with statehood, state-building and statecraft and challenge the mainstream opinions of donors, funders, development banks, international non-governmental organisations and development. Dr. John C. Fleming of Minden, Louisiana, was appointed by President Trump to serve as the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development and was sworn into office on Friday, Ma As head of EDA, Dr. Fleming will be responsible for fulfilling the agency’s mission of leading the federal economic development agenda.

      A state when healthy in its defense and politico-economic outlooks is usually well governed. Further, good governance brings an overall better standard of life. It can be said in a way that the attributes of good governance vary in the eyes of a common man, a ruler and a . Douglas Brown is the sole founder of Black Book Research,, LLC. As a worldwide recognized thought leader in technology and services marketing, particularly in the healthcare and outsourcing industries, he is relied upon as an expert in the areas of healthcare, business development, economic expansion, market share growth, customer satisfaction surveys, .

      Local Government, Local Governance and Sustainable Development Getting the Parameters Right Introduction Since , South Africa has experienced a steep learning curve with regard to institutional design in general, and local government in particular. When the transition to democracy took place, South Africa inherited a dysfunctional local govern-File Size: 1MB.   Published in , this book is a classic guide for leaders at all levels—from those taking on their first leadership role in the public sector to experienced government leaders. Author Michael Watkins addresses “how success and failure are defined, measured, and rewarded or penalized” in the public sector.


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