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THE EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF IMPACT OF FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA

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OKUNLOLA TUNDE S.
MATRIC NO: 139191
September 2011
Being research work submitted to Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ibadan, in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Economics CERCTIFICATION I hereby certify that this work was carried out by OKUNLOLA TUNDE S. of Matric No 139191 in the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ibadan.

…………………………………. ……………………………… Date Dr. B. Fowowe Supervisor

DEDICATION My sole dedication goes to God almighty whose mercy has never ceased in changing me despite all odds, whose boundless love and vast grace is bringing to pass my childhood dreams and fantasies.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT My deepest gratitude goes to my parents who always, tirelessly and sacrificially support me, trust me, care for me and love me despite all my short comings and even when it so difficult. May the lord reward you abundantly. And also to my supervisor, Dr. B. Fowowe, I say thank you. Your direct professional contributions made this work a success. There is this lesson I learn in the course of this project: disability is not only the absence of “means” but essentially the absence of people around you to provide requisite support when it is matter most. To these people who never fail in this wise I will forever be grateful for their innumerable and…...

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