International Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization

Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2015

  • Capital Market Operations and its Impacts on Local Investments in Nigeria

    Suberu O. J., Aremu O. S., Afonja J. A.

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2015
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: 6 February 2015
    Accepted: 5 March 2015
    Published: 14 March 2015
    Abstract: This study examines the Nigerian capital market Operations, and its impact on Local investments in Nigeria aswith The main theoretical model, growth results from innovations that allow local sectors to catch up with frontier technology. In developing countries, catching up requires the cooperation of a foreign investor who is familiar with the fron... Show More
  • Impact of Economic, Social and Environmental Variables on Competitiveness of Automotive Industry: Evidence from Panel Data

    Abdul Hannan, Faheem Haider, Nisar Ahmad, Tahira Ishaq

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2015
    Pages: 10-17
    Received: 26 February 2015
    Accepted: 13 March 2015
    Published: 18 March 2015
    Abstract: The study is aimed to examine the impact of economic, social and environmental factors on the competitiveness of automotive industry. Competitiveness of industry is measured by the Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA) Index. Fixed effect model is estimated by using the data of 14 Asian countries for the period ranging from 1991 to 2012. Results sho... Show More