Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria


Oil, Political Economy, Nigeria


The oil industry is perhaps one of the most important and largest industries in the world. Through its wide areas of operation, nature of product demand and international network of operating companies, the industry affects every country in today's civilised world. As a result, a day hardly passes without oil being in the news. The industry has bestowed great financial power on oil producers some of which belong to the third world.

Author Bio

E.I.K. Sule is an Assistant Director of Research, Petroleum Studies Office, Research Department, Central Bank of Nigeria

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Sule, E. I. K. (1982). Oil in the Political Economy of Nigeria. CBN Economic and Financial Review. 20(1), 14-24.



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