ABDULLAHI Ibrahim Bello

Department:     Finance

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RESEARCH INTERESTS OR COMMISSIONED PROJECTS

Completed

  1. Abdullahi, I. B.(2011), Sectoral Analysis of Risks and Returns of the Quoted Firms in the Nigerian Capital Market. Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis submitted to the Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
  2. Abdullahi, I.B (1996), Credit Management in Nigerian Commercial Banks. Unpublished M.Sc. Dissertation submitted to the Department of Economics, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria.
  3. Abdullahi, I. B (1988), The Impact of Structural Adjustment (SAP) on Small Scale Industry in Nigeria. Unpublished B.Sc. Research Project submitted to the Department of Economics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.

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PUBLICATIONS:

Home Based

Journal Articles in Print

  1. Abdullahi, I.B. (2004): the Privatization of Nigerian Public Enterprises: Lesson from developed countries. Ilorin Journal of Business and Social Sciences. 9(1) and (2): 105-110, Published by Faculty of Business and Social Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.
  2. Abdullahi, I.B. (2006): Bank Consolidation and Recapitalization in Nigeria: An Evaluation of Merger and Acquisition Option. Advances in Management. 5(1): 86-94, Published by the Department of Business Administration, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.
  3. Abdullahi, I.B; Lawal, W.A; Ijaiya, M.A. and Ibrahim, R.O. (2012): Social Corporate Responsibility: Experience from Nigerian Environment. The Entrepreneurial Journal of Management Sciences. 1(1): 89-197, Published by the College of Management Sciences, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Ilorin.
  4. Abdullahi, I.B. and Ibrahim, S.O. (2015): An Evaluation of Prevailing Accounting Practice around Public Offering in Nigeria. Advances in Management. 14(1): 1-16, Published by the Department of Business Administration, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.
  5. Abdullahi, I.B. and Ademokoya, A.A. (2015): Impact of electronic payment usage in the Nigerian Financial System, Ilorin Journal of Management Sciences. 2 (1): 1-10, Published by the Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.
  6. Abdullahi, I.B. and Mustapha A. (2015): Effect of Financial Leverage on Financial Performance of Quoted Companies in Nigeria. Entrepreneurial Journal of Management Sciences 4(1): 99-110, Published by College of Management Sciences, Al-Hikmah University Ilorin, Kwara State.
  7. Abdullahi, I.B. and Adedokun, M.W. (2015): Impact of Financial Leverage on Performance of Quoted Cement Manufacturing Companies in Nigeria. Ilorin Journal of Management Sciences. 2 (2), 55-65. Publication of Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.

National

Journal Articles in Print

  1. Abdullahi, I.B. (2007): Banking Sector Reforms and Bank Consolidation in Nigeria: Challenges and Prospects. Babcock Journal of Management and Social Sciences. 6(1): 116-125, Published by School of Management and Social Sciences, Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo.
  2. Abdullahi, I.B. (2008): Banking Sector Reforms in Nigeria: An Overview of Microfinance Policy. Babcock Journal of Management and Social Sciences. 6(2): 1-9, Published by School of Management and Social Sciences, Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo.
  3. Abdullahi, I.B; Lawal, W.A. and Etudaiye-Muhtar. O.F. (2011): The Effect of Firm Size on Risk and Return in Nigeria Stock Market: A Sectoral Analysis. Lapai Journal of Management Sciences. 2(2): 121-127, Published by Department of Business Administration, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Lapai, Lapai.
  4. Abdullahi, I.B; Ijaiya, M.A; Abdulraheem, A; Abdulkadir, R.I. and Ibrahim, R.O. (2011): Spatial Distribution of Commercial Banks in Ilorin Metropolis, Kwara State, Nigeria. Confluence Journal of Environmental Studies. 6(1): 1-5, Published by Department of Geography and Planning, Kogi State University, Anyingba, Anyingba.
  5. Lawal, W.A and Abdullahi, I.B. (2011): Pattern of Informal Financial Institutions’ Patronage by Rural Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Lapai Journal of Management Sciences. 2(1): 90-98, Published by Department of Business Administration, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, Lapai, Lapai.
  6. Lawal, W.A. and Abdullahi, I.B. (2012): Constraints of Informal Agricultural Financing in the Rural Economy of Kwara State, Nigeria. Implications for Rural Agricultural Finance Policy. Babcock Journal of Management and Social Sciences. 10(1): 337-362, Published by the School of Management Sciences, Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo.
  7. Abdullahi, I.B; Lawal, W.A. and Ibrahim, R.O. (2012): An Empirical Estimation of Average Return in the Nigerian Stock Market. Contemporary Journal of Social Sciences. 1(1): 32-38, Published by the Faculty of Social Sciences, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Nigeria.
  8. Abdullahi, I.B; Etudaiye, O.F. and Abdulkadir, R.I. (2013): Determinants of Financial Deepening in Nigeria. Kogi Journal of Accounting. 1(2): 41-58, Published by the Department of Accounting, Kogi State University, Anyigba.
  9. Abdullahi, I.B. and Nafiu, A.I. (2014): An Evaluation of Corporate Governance on the performance of Mocrofinance Institutions in Nigeria. Journal of Finance and Accounting Research. 6(1): 138-151, Published by Department of Accounting, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
  10. Abdullahi, I.B. and Adekomoya, A.A. (2015): Electronic Payment System and Bank Customers Satisfaction in Ilorin Metropolis of Kwara State. NSUK Journal of Banking and Finance Research. 2(1): 19-31, Published by the Department of Accounting, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
  11. Abdulkadir, R.I; Abdullahi, I.B. and Ibrahim, K.F.A. (2016): Test of the Impact of Lifecycle Theory of Dividend among Firms listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. ADSU Journal of Accounting Research. 3(3 & 4): 80-86. Published by the Department of Accounting, Adamawa State University, Mubi, Adamawa State.
  12. Abdullahi, I.B and Fakumoju, S.K, Abubakar, M.A and Giwa, K.O. (2017): Evaluating the Causality Effect of Exchange Rate and Nigerian Balance of Payment: An Empirical Analysis. Journal of Management and Social Sciences. 6(1): 213-231. Published by Faculty of Management    and Social Sciences, Fountain University, Oshogbo, Osun State Nigeria.

International

Journal Articles in Print

  1. Abdullahi, I.B; Sakariyau, R.O. and Olatunji, A. (2016): Unemployment Menace and the Fallacy of Microcredit Policy in Nigeria. African Journal of Economic Review. 2(iv): 171-187. Publication of the Open University of Tanzania. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ajer/article/view/136055
  2. A. Ijaiya, R. I. Abdulkadir, M. O. Salam, A. A. Abdulrasheed, I. B. Abdullahi and M. A. Ajayi (2016): Access to Microfinance and Millenium Development Goals (MDGS): A Review of the Impact on Developing Countries.  The Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa. 18(5): Publication of the Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Pennsylvania. Available online at http://www.jsd-africa.com/Jsda/Vol18No5-Winter2016/article18-05.html
  3. A. Ijaiya, A. Abdulraheem, A. A. Ijaiya and I. B. Abdullahi (2017): Agricultural Credit Guarantee Scheme and Food Security in Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Studies and Management. 10(2): 208-218 Publication of Department of Geography, Bahir Dar University of Ethiopia, Ethiopia. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ejesm/issue/view/15594
  1. Abdullahi, I.B. and Ibrahim, S. O. (2017): An Evaluation of Factors Determining Earnings Management in Nigeria. Global Business Review. 12(1): 33-45. Publication of Amity International Business School, Amity University, Noida. Available online at http://www.amity.edu/aibs/aibs_journals.asp?id=2  
  2. Abdullahi I.B and Fakunmoju, S.K. (2017): Financial Inclusion and Small and Medium Enterprises Contributions to Sustainable Economy Growth in Nigeria. The Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa. 19(2):1-15, Publication of the Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Pennsylvania. Available online at http://www.jsd-africa.com/Jsda/Vol19No2-Summer2017/article19-02.html