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LABOUR AND THE DOWNSTREAM PETROLEUM PRODUCTS PRICING IN NIGERIA, 2003-2010

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Cover Page – – – – – – i
Title Page – – – – – – – ii
Certification – – – – – – iii
Approval – – – – – – iv
Dedication – – – – – – v
Acknowledgement – – – – – – vi
Abstract – – – – – – – viii
Table of Contents – – – – – – ix
List of Table – – – – – – xii
List of Figures – – – – – – xiii
List of Appendices – – – – – – xiv
List of Acronyms – – – – – – xv
1.0 CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION – – – 1
1.1 Background of the Study – – – – – 1
1.2 Statement of the Problem – – – – – 7
1.3 Objectives of the Study – – – – – 10
1.4 Significance of the Study – – – – – 11
1.5 Scope and Limitations of the Study – – – – 13
2.0 CHAPTER TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW
AND STUDY AREA – – – – – 15
2.1 Literature Review (Critical Review of Relevant Literature) – 15
2.1.1 The Petroleum Topics Cycle – – – – 15
2.1.2 The Obasanjo Petroleum Initiatives in Nigeria – – – 20
2.1.3 Petroleum in Nigeria and the Downstream Sector Pricing — 26
2.1.4 Socio-Cultural Issues of Petroleum Exploration in Nigeria – 37
2.1.5 Labour and Labour Unions in Nigeria – – – 45
2.1.6 Deregulation of the Petroleum downstream sector in Nigeria – 51
2.1.7 Militancy and the Petroleum Downstream Sector – – 57
2.2 Gap in Literature – – – – – – 60
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2.3 Hypotheses – – – – – – 61
2.4 Operationalization of Key Concepts – – – – 62
2.5 The Study Area – – – – – – 63
3.0 CHAPTER THREE: METHODOLOGY – – – 65
3.1 Research Design – – – – – – 65
3.2 Method of Data Collection – – – – – 65
3.2.1 Primary Sources of Data Collection – – – – 66
3.2.2 Secondary Sources of Data Collection – – – – 68
3.3 Population of the Study – – – – – 69
3.4 Sampling Technique and Sample Size – – – – 69
3.5 Method of Data Analysis – – – – – 70
3.6 Test of Validity and Reliability of the Instruments of Data
Collection and Analysis – – – – – 71
3.7 Theoretical Framework – – – – – 72
3.8 Tenets of Dialogic Theory – – – – – 76
3.9 Application of the Theory to the Study – – – 81
4.0 CHAPTER FOUR: DATA PRESENTATION, ANALYSIS – 83
AND FINDINGS
4.1. Background Information on the Interviews — — — 83
4.2 Data Presentation and Analysis – – – – 84
4.2.1 Hypothesis 1. Data Presentation and Analysis – – – 84
4.2.2 Hypothesis 2. Data Presentation and Analysis – – – 85
4.2.3 Hypothesis 3. Data Presentation and Analysis – – – 86
5.1 CHAPTER FIVE: SUMMARY OF FINDINGS AND DISCUSSION 90
5.1 Summary of Findings – – – – – 90
5.2. Past Policy Failures and Pricing Problems in the Nigerian Petroleum Downstream
Sector – – – – – – 90
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5.3 Labour and the International Market Dynamics in the Petroleum Downstream
Sector Pricing in Nigeria- – – – – 128
5.4 Dialogue between Labour and Government in Nigeria- – – 143
6.0 CHAPTER SIX: SUMMARY, CONCLUSION AND
RECOMMENDATIONS – – – – – 151
6.1 Summary – – – – – – 151
6.2 Recommendations – – – – – 156
6.3 Conclusion – – – – – – 160
Bibliography – – – – – – 162
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