Volume 4. No. 1, March 2017

Volume 4. No. 1, March 2017 – ISSN: 1596-9061

TABLE OF CONTENT

Capital Structure Management and financial performance of commercial banks in Nigeria by Ogbulu, Onyemachi Maxwell & Eze, Gbalam Peter. 6-24

Assessment of the Impact of Commercial Bank Financing of Small-Scale Enterprises on Economic Growth: A Long-Run Equilibrium Analysis by Okanta, Sunday U. 25-40.

Macroeconomic Risk Factors and Stock Returns: The Arbitrage Pricing Approach by Torbira, Lezaasi Lenee & Agbam, Azubuike Samuel. 41-71

Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Financial Deepening on Economic Growth in Emerging Economies: Nigeria in Focus by Paul, Ndubuisi. 72-86

Slack-Based Technical Efficiency Analysis for Deposit Money Banks in Nigeria by Asekome, Mike Ozemhoka & Ihensekhien, Orobosa Abraham. 87-99

Impact of Oil Price Shocks on Stock Market Returns: Toda Yamamoto Causality Approach by Eugene Iheanacho. 100-111

Determinants of National Savings in Nigeria: A Multivariate Analysis (1981-2015) by Mojekwu, Rita Ogechukwu & Ogbulu, Onyemachi Maxwell. 112-132

Financial Ratios as a Veritable Tool for Investment Decision Making in an Organization by Andabai, Priye Weribgelegha & Egoro, Stephen . A. 133-140

Stock Market Development and Gross Capital Formation in Nigeria: A Causality Investigation by Mansi Nera & Gbalam Peter Eze. 141-155

Assessment of the Response of Per Capita Growth to Remittance Net-Flows in Nigeria by Ogbonna, Benson Mbonu & Nwokolo, Christopher Chukwudi. 156-164

The Effect of External Environment on Commercial Banks’ Performance in Nigeria by Uruakpa, Peter Chinyere 165-182

Capital Market-Economic Growth Nexus in Emerging Market Economies: Nigeria in Focus by Paul, Ndubuisi 183-196

Long-run Dynamics of Economic Growth, Gross Fixed Capital Formation and Financial Sector Development: An ARDL Analysis by Iheanacho, Eugene. 197-213

Impact of Working Capital Management on the Profitability of Manufacturing Companies by Ogwuru, H.O.R. & Emelogu, L. . 214-223.

Customer Perception of Bank Services in Nigeria: Implications for Bank Financial Performance by Torbira, Lezaasi Lenee & Ameh, Jackson Owoicho. 224-237

Life Assurance Business Development and Economic Growth in Nigeria (1990-2015) by Egoro, Stephen. A & Andabai, Priye Weribgelegha. 238-246

Influence of Investment Portfolio of Insurance Firms on Capital Formation in Nigeria. by Ariwa, F.O & Ezeudu, Ikenna Jude. 247-255

Finance – Growth Nexus: A VECM Approach by Agbonkhese, Abraham O., & Agbonkhese, Kingsley A. 256-277