The Role of Information Technology in Nigerian Economy

AWOYEMI, John Oloruntoba and AWOYEMI,, Bosede Olanike The Role of Information Technology in Nigerian Economy. IJSRST, 3 (6). ISSN 2395 - 602X

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Information and Communication technology play a central role in the economic, social and political life of every nation, thus, this study examined the role of information technol ogy on economic growth in Nigeria. This was done using ordinary least square estimation technique. The study found that investment in the telecommunication sector and improved level of communication and information technology significantly influence econom ic growth in Nigeria. Adequacy of information technology infrastructures such as computer and internet devices as well as high level of internet usage will achieve rapid economic growth and development if the resources are channeled efficiently. Therefore, this study suggests an improvement in the supply of information and communication infrastructures

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Information Technology, Economic growth, Internet users and Telecommunication
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Electronics and Computer Science
Depositing User: Mr. Victor Sebiotimo
Date Deposited: 03 Apr 2019 12:11
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2019 12:11

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