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Title Finance and development in Africa / edited by Kojo Menyah, Joshua Abor
Published Bingley, U.K. : Emerald, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 183 pages) : illustrations
Series Research in accounting in emerging economies, 1479-3563 ; v. 12, pt. B
Research in accounting in emerging economies ; v. 12, pt. B
Contents Introduction / Kojo Menyah, Joshua Abor -- Enhancing the economic growth of Africa : does banking sector efficiency matter? / Emmanuel Mensah [and others] -- Assessing competitive behaviour in emerging banking market : African evidence / James Ntiamoah Doku [and others] -- Efficiency and risk-taking behaviour of Ghanaian banks / Zangina Isshaq, Godfred A. Bokpin, Benjamin Amoah -- Effects of the Nigerian banking consolidation on competition / Chuma Okafor, Ken Russell, Labaran Lawal -- Nigerian banking consolidation and market structure / Chuma Okafor, Ken Russell, Labaran Lawal -- The application of capital asset pricing model (CAPM) to individual securities on Ghana stock exchange / William Coffie, Osita Chukwulobelu -- In pursuit of a technical need or political compromise : reforms of public financial management practices in Ghana's health sector / Gordon Abekah-Nkrumah, Patrick Nomo -- Foreign direct investment and the performance of manufacturing firms in Nigeria / Abdul Adamu, Barnabas Embugus Barde
Summary The objective of "Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies" is to raise the level of interest in the specific problems of accounting in emerging economies; and increase awareness of real issues, so that accounting in these countries will not just be seen as a matter of copying what is done in the industrialized countries. "RAEE" is intended to provide an authoritative overview of accounting research and progress in emerging economies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Finance, Public -- Africa.
Africa -- Economic conditions.
Form Electronic book
Author Abor, Joshua.
Menjah, Kojo.
ISBN 128393650X
1781902259 (electronic bk.)
9781781902257 (electronic bk.)