American Journal of Management Science and Engineering

Volume 1, Issue 1, September 2016

  • Macro-economic Variable and Its Behavioural Effect on Government Spending in Nigeria (a) (VECM Analysis)

    Monogbe Tunde Gabriel, Achugbu Austin, Davies Nkanbia Llewellyn

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, September 2016
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 7 June 2016
    Accepted: 17 June 2016
    Published: 13 July 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajmse.20160101.11
    Abstract: The gross objective of this research work is to ascertain the behavioural effect of some key macro-economic variables to increase in government spending over a period of 1981 to 2014 using vector error correction model and ganger causality test as an estimation tools for justification. From the output of the major estimate, we found that the behavi... Show More
  • Training Dynamic Neural Networks for Forecasting Naira/Dollar Exchange Returns Volatility in Nigeria

    S. Suleiman, S. U. Gulumbe, B. K. Asare, M. Abubakar

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, September 2016
    Pages: 8-14
    Received: 13 August 2016
    Accepted: 22 August 2016
    Published: 9 September 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajmse.20160101.12
    Abstract: This paper examined the monthly volatility of Naira/Dollar exchange rates in Nigeria between the periods of January, 1995 to January, 2016. Forecasting volatility remains to be an important step to be taken in several decision makings involving financial market. Traditional GARH models were usually applied in forecasting volatility of a financial m... Show More
  • Marketing Strategy – Corporate Social Responsibility of Creating Jobs

    Tallavajhula Padmanabha Pavan Kumar

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, September 2016
    Pages: 15-25
    Received: 29 July 2016
    Accepted: 23 August 2016
    Published: 12 September 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajmse.20160101.13
    Abstract: Today, it is a time of greatest economic challenges the world has even gone through in the recent times. The global markets are in turbulence, economies are struggling to revive growth and political systems face enormous challenges to meet the basis needs of the society. The trend of Outsourcing has increasingly seen the movement of jobs from US to... Show More
  • The Effectiveness of Credit Risk Management System on Individual Financial Loan Performance After Dollarization: A Study of Commercial Banks in Zimbabwe, Period 2012 to 2015

    Bongani Ngwenya, Brenda Ndhlela

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, September 2016
    Pages: 26-35
    Received: 29 August 2016
    Accepted: 10 September 2016
    Published: 29 September 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajmse.20160101.14
    Abstract: The concept of turnaround strategy seeks to bring back profitability in a declining business. In Zimbabwe, ever since the government adopted multi-currency system industries have failed to realise any meaningful positive performance. The manufacturing sector was the most affected. It is against this background that the researchers sought to explore... Show More