Monday, November 12, 2018 09.24AM / By Economic Associates /
In furtherance of our quest to provide factual inputs into top level economic decision-making in Nigeria, Economic Associates (EA) is pleased to offer the November 2018 Edition of our Special Report on ‘Nigeria’s 36 States and FCT: Economic, Fiscal, Sectoral and Wellbeing Profiles’.
The report distils facts and insights on global, national, states, and regional economies. It should equip Subscribers with clearer perspectives on the relative distribution of economic opportunities across states and regions, providing concrete basis for setting measurable targets, formulating and executing strategies and evaluating performance.
This edition includes: a new volume on the global and national economic contexts of the States and Regions; estimates of the shares of the States and Regions in Nigeria’s 2017 GDP and its major sectors; very detailed revenue, spending, deficits and debt analysis and trends from 2013 to 2017 for all States and Regions; and, the latest wellbeing indicators across States and Regions.
This edition is in four volumes:
Volume 1: Country Outlook. Global and national outlook, headwinds and tailwinds.
Volume 2: States At-a-Glance. Comparative analysis of the 36 States and FCT.
Volume 3: States A-to-Z. In-depth analysis of each of the 36 States and FCT.
Volume 4: Regional Insights. Comparative and in-depth analysis of the six Regions.
· Volume 1. Country Outlook
Country Outlook provides decision-makers clear insights on unfolding economic realities, associated headwinds, tailwinds, and actions to ensure desired outcomes in the future. It analyzes four themes:
i. Global Outlook: Twin gluts on the global scene- Global commodity glut that ended windfalls and imposed shortfalls; and, Global liquidity glut that fuels liquidity race among emerging markets.
ii. Country Outlook: Shaped by four distinct forces-
a. Cyclical Swings in Liquidity, Growth, and, Stability.
b. Structural Shifts in production and spending, and government revenue across States.
c. Hurdles limiting the deployment of fiscal, monetary, and investment policies.
d. 2019 Elections Likely implications of for economic and financial outlook.
iii. Headwinds: Threats to Country, States, and Companies.
iv. Tailwinds: Opportunities for Country, States and Companies.
· Volume 2. States At-a-Glance
At-a-Glance provides comparative information on the 36 states and FCT in an at-a-glance analytical format. Combining descriptive charts with analytical tables and narrative text, subscribers can assess the relative economic, sectoral, wellbeing and fiscal strengths of the states for crystal clear inter-state perspectives.
· Volume 3. States A-to-Z
A-to-Z adopts a state-by-state analytical format to provide comprehensive information on each of the 36 states and FCT. Combining descriptive charts with narrative text, subscribers can x-ray the endowments, wellbeing, economic and fiscal strengths of each State.
· Volume 4. Regional Insights
Regional Insights provides comparative at-a-glance information on the six geo-political zones alongside region-by-region analyses. By combining descriptive charts with analytical tables and narrative text, subscribers can compare relative economic, sectoral, wellbeing and fiscal strengths of regions to gain compelling inter-regional perspectives and x-ray the place of States within regions for clear intra-regional insights.