“Strengthening Macroeconomic Policy Modeling and Analysis in Nigeria”

The Computable General equilibrium (CGE) model has been successfully used to inform macro and micro policymaking in many developed countries. In developing countries like Nigeria, their influence on policy is limited - in spite of their proven usefulness - due to the low number of people who understand them and/or use them appropriately. Therefore, this >> Read more

“A 2006 Social Accounting Matrix for Nigeria”

To understand how different sectors in an economy interact with each other, economy-wide analyses, such as the computable general equilibrium (CGE) model, are often required. The database of a CGE model is usually the Social Accounting Matrix (SAM), which is designed to capture the micro and macroeconomic structure of the economy. A SAM provides a >> Read more