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EU-ACP Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA): Implications for Government Revenue, Output Volatility and Income Inequality in Nigeria- An Integrated Model

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Table of Contents
APPROVAL PAGE ………………………………………………………………………………. 3
Tables …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 6
Figures……………………………………………………………………………………………… 6
DEDICATION ……………………………………………………………………………………… 8
Acknowledgement ………………………………………………………………………………… 9
CHAPTER ONE …………………………………………………………………………………. 11
INTRODUCTION ………………………………………………………………………………. 11
1.2 Statement of Problem ……………………………………………………………….. 12
1.3 Research Objectives …………………………………………………………………. 18
1.4 Study Hypothesis ……………………………………………………………………… 18
1.5 Significance of the Research ………………………………………………………. 18
1.6 Why Study Macroeconomic Volatility and Income Inequality …………. 19
CHAPTER TWO ………………………………………………………………………………… 21
AN OVERVIEW OF THE EU-ACP EP AGREEMENT …………………………… 21
2.1 History of EU-ACP agreement …………………………………………………… 21
2.2 The EU interest and ACP perspective ………………………………………….. 24
CHAPTER THREE ………………………………………………………………………….. 27
THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK …………………………………………………………. 27
3.1 Theories of customs union …………………………………………………………. 27
3.2 Partial equilibrium approach ………………………………………………………. 28
3.3 General equilibrium approach …………………………………………………….. 30
3.4 Transmission mechanism between trade, macroeconomic volatility
and income inequality ……………………………………………………………………. 32
CHAPTER FOUR ………………………………………………………………………………. 33
REVIEW OF LITERATURE ……………………………………………………………….. 33
4.1 Theoretical literature …………………………………………………………………. 33
4.1.3 Liberalization and Income Inequality………………………………………….. 41
4.2 Empirical Literature ………………………………………………………………….. 42
CHAPTER FIVE ………………………………………………………………………………… 46
5.1 Overview ……………………………………………………………………………….. 46
5.2 Computable general equilibrium analysis CGEA …………………………… 46
5.3 The model ……………………………………………………………………………….. 49
5.4 Partial equilibrium analysis………………………………………………………… 52
5.5 Data sources and empirical results evaluation techniques ……………….. 56
5.5.0 Sources of data ………………………………………………………………………… 56
5.5.1 Empirical results evaluation techniques ……………………………………….. 56
CHAPTER SIX …………………………………………………………………………………… 57
EVALUATION AND INTERPRETATION OF RESEARCH FINDINGS ….. 57
6.1 Computable general equilibrium parameters …………………………………. 57
6.2 Partial equilibrium analysis………………………………………………………… 58
6.3 Trends and determinants of the size of output volatility ………………….. 58
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6.4 Dynamic structure of the model ………………………………………………….. 66
6. 5 Volatility- revenue causality impact analysis ………………………………… 68
6.6 Income inequality and macroeconomic volatility …………………………… 69
6.7 Partial equilibrium simulation (PES) of nigeria-eu/acp trade policy …. 72
CHAPTER SEVEN …………………………………………………………………………….. 75
SUMMARY AND CONCLUSION ……………………………………………………….. 75
7.1 Summary ………………………………………………………………………………… 75
7.2 Major findings and policy implications ………………………………………… 76
7.3 Conclusion ……………………………………………………………………………….

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