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Corporate Governance Research Opportunities in Nigeria: A National Development Issue

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This paper presents a number of research opportunities in corporate governance in Nigeria. Corporate governance has come along with changes in Nigeria regulatory framework for financial reporting and corporate governance code during the recent years. The researcher identified some important areas where research can help advance our knowledge and provide relevant information for policy makers. These research areas include audit firm governance, corporate level of compliance on corporate governance; Public sector code of governance; adoption of Not-for-profit governance code by such organisations in Nigeria. The research questions that were raised are of global interest, but the Nigeria environment provides some distinctive natural experimental settings to address these questions.


International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences (Volume 87)
R. O. Obasi, "Corporate Governance Research Opportunities in Nigeria: A National Development Issue", International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences, Vol. 87, pp. 13-22, 2019
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May 2019

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