Nigeria: Experience with Structural Adjustment

 
Author/Editor: Moser, Gary G. ; Rogers, Scott ; van Til, Reinold H. ; Kibuka, Robin D. ; Lukonga, Inutu
 
Publication Date: April 04, 1997
 
 
Summary: Over the past two decades, Nigeria has not reaped fully the benefits of its national wealth despite its efforts at structural adjustment. This paper concludes that the facts do not justify the negative image that structural adjustment has had in Nigeria. Vigorous market reforms and tight financial policies had resulted in economic growth and employment expansion, but they were abandoned too soon to have sustained benefits.
 
Series: Occasional Paper No. 148
Subject(s): Structural adjustment | Nigeria

 
English
Publication Date: April 04, 1997
ISBN/ISSN: ISBN 1-55775-630-9 ; ISSN 0251-6365 Format: Paper
Stock No: S148EA0000000 Pages: 114
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