Sep 20, 2017 Business Confidence Monitor

Business activities underperformed but optimism is on the rise

Optimism about the overall business situation increased slightly in the three months to June 2017. On the average, the overall BCM index...
Aug 8, 2017 Policy Briefs

Making Public-Private Partnerships work in Nigeria

Nigeria’s huge infrastructure deficit remains a major obstacle to improved living standards, enterprise development and sustained...
May 24, 2017 Business Confidence Monitor

Managers’ Optimism Drives Economic Activities

Business Confidence Monitor (BCM) is a survey-based quarterly report which tracks actual performance of business activities and reveals the...
Apr 29, 2017 Policy Briefs

Public Procurement Process: Global Practices and the Nigerian Experience

Public procurement has evolved as a powerful tool to deliver public goods and facilitate economic development. Sustained interest in public...
Mar 31, 2017 Policy Briefs

Enhancing Intra-African Trade: How Will Nigeria’s Service Sector Fare?

In this Policy Brief, we analysed the potential of Africa’s trade in services and examined Nigeria’s preparedness for gaining market...
Feb 1, 2017 Global Monitor

Corruption Perception Index

In January 2017, Transparency International released its 2016 Corruption Perception Index (CPI)1 report, which examined the perceived level...
Jan 30, 2017 News

China emerges Nigeria’s leading source of imports with US$1.6 billion

It emerged at the weekend that China is now Nigeria’s leading source of imported goods with an import value of US$1.6 billion (N478...