Government Expenditure in Nigeria: Determinants and Trends

  • Olusegun Ayodele Akanbi
  • Published 2014


This study empirically examines the pattern and drivers of government expenditure with specific reference to capital and recurrent expenditure in Nigeria. The study employs a public choice framework and the model is estimated with time-series data from 1974 to 2012, using the Johansen estimation technique. The results show that capital and recurrent… (More)


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