Monthly Archives: July 2013

John Maynard Keynes

This is the second in the series on famous economists and in this post, we look at the life and times of a man who revolutionalized economics– John Maynard Keynes. “The ideas of economists and political philosophers, both when they are right and when they are wrong are more powerful than is commonly understood. Indeed, […]

Q1 2013 GDP

Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released Q1 2013 GDP while back which showed that national domestic output grew 6.56% from the corresponding period in 2012 which is 0.22 percentage points higher than in Q1 2012. Figure 1: Output growth rate Source: NBS The breakdowns provided reveal that oil GDP continued its pilloried performance by […]