The main focus of this research work is to examine the role of purchasing in multinational companies in the economic development of Nigeria. MNCâ€™s are agent of development in the sense that they constitute the source of capital investment, employment for the people, technological transfer etc. However, many detest their existence because they are agents of exploitation of the people they came to develop.
In this regard, the objectives of this work is to ascertain the extent of involvement of multinational companies in the economic development of Nigeria using indices like employment provision, transfer of technology and to determine the political, socio-economic implications of their existence in Nigeria. All these were discussed in the chapter one.
In chapter two, related literatures were reviewed. The literature encompasses of peopleâ€™s view on the activities of multinational corporations.
Chapter three consists of research design and methodology. The source of data used were primary and secondary sources. The primary sources include the use of oral interview and questionnaire while newspapers, journal, textbooks, symposia where sources of secondary sources.
In chapter four, the information collected were presented and analysed and the hypothesis were equally tested in which it was discovered that the MNCâ€™s are not interested in Nigeria economic development but are interested exploiting the Nigeriaâ€™s economy.
In chapter five, the recommendation made, is that Nigeria should develop her own indigenous technology that will aid her in her search for economic development.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Table of content
1.1 Background of the study
1.2 Statement of the problem
1.3 Purpose of the study
1.4 Significance of the study
1.5 Scope and limitation
1.6 Research question
1.7 Definition of terms
2.1 REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE
2.2 Concept of multinational company
2.3 School of thoughts about multinational company
2.4 Impact of multinational company in the Nigerian Economy
2.5 Some problems of multinational companies
RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOLOGY
3.1 Design of the study
3.2 Selection of population
3.3 Sample size
3.4 Research procedure
PRESENTATION, ANALYSIS, AND INTERPRETATION
4.1 Presentation, analysis, and interpretation
4.2 Test of hypothesis
5.1 SUMMARY OF FINDING
5.2 Implication of findings & conclusion