Composition of Public Expenditure and Economic Growth in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Olabisi2012CompositionOP,
  title={Composition of Public Expenditure and Economic Growth in Nigeria},
  author={Samuel Babafemi Olabisi and Elizabeth Funlayo},
  year={2012}
}
School of Economics, University of Cape Town, South Africa. Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo, Nigeria. Corresponding Author: Adewara Sunday Olabisi ___________________________________________________________________________ Abstract We explore the relationship between the composition of public expenditure and economic growth in Nigeria. Government expenditure is expected to be means of reducing the negative impacts of market failure on the economy. However, allocations of public expenditure with… CONTINUE READING

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