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Taiwo, JN; Ucheaga, EG; Achugamonu, BU; Adetiloye, K.; Okoye, L., & Agwu, M.E., (2017) Credit Risk Management: Implications on Bank Performance and Lending Growth. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies (SJBMS). Vol.2, No.5B, pp.584-590, May 2017. Available at: http://scholarsmepub.com/sjbms/

Agwu, M.E. (2017) Empirical Analysis of Retail Customers' Adoption of Internet Banking Services in Nigeria. Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce. April 2017, Vol. 22 No. 1. pp: 1-17. Available at: http://www.icommercecentral.com/ArchiveJIBC/

Taiwo J.N., Achugamonu B.U., Okoye, O, Agwu, M.E. (2017) Foreign Direct Investment: Catalyst for Sustainable Economic Development in Nigeria. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies (SJBMS). Vol.2, No.2, pp.70-81, Feb 2017. Available at: http://scholarsmepub.com/sjbms/

Agwu, M.E. (2017) Empirical determinants of consumers' uptake of electronic banking in selected states of Nigeria. International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Research Volume 7 No. 1, January 2017, pp. 2223-4985. Available at: http://www.esjournals.org/

Taiwo, J.N., & Agwu, M.E., (2017) The Role of E-Banking on Operational Efficiency of Banks in Nigeria. Basic Research Journal of Business Management and Accounts ISSN 2315-6899 Vol. 6(1) pp. 01-10 January 2017.

Available online at: http//www.basicresearchjournals.org   

Agwu, M.E. & Taiwo, J.N., Agumadu, M. & Afieroho, E. (2016) The role of ICTs in the improvement of the competitiveness of SMEs. Asian Journal of Information Technology. Vol. 15, Iss. 18. pp: 3414-3421. Available at: http://www.medwelljournals.com/archivedetails.

Agwu, M.E., (2016) ICT Diffusion, Adoption and Strategic importance in Nigerian SMEs. International Journal of Research in Management, Science & Technology (E-ISSN: 2321-3264) Vol. 4, No. 3, pp.64-75. December 2016 Available at www.ijrmst.org

Agwu, M.E. (2016) Empirical determinants of consumers' uptake of electronic banking in selected states of Nigeria. West African Journal of Industrial & Academic Research Vol.16 No.1 April 2016, pp. 127-140. Available at: http://www.wajiaredu.com/

Taiwo, J.N., Ayo, K. O., Afieroho, E. O. & Agwu, M. E. (2016) Appraisal of Cashless Policy on the Nigerian Financial System. West African Journal of Industrial & Academic Research Vol.16 No.1 April 2016 pp. 106-126. Available at: http://www.wajiaredu.com/

Agwu, M.E., & Ohaegbu, V.A. (2016) Total Quality Culture and Customer Loyalty - A study of Lafarge Plc. International Business Management. Vol. 10 Issue 18, pp. 4373-4383. Available at: http:// www.medwelljournals.com/

Taiwo, J.N., Agwu, M. E., Babajide A.A., Okafor T.C., Isibor A.A.(2016) Growth of bank frauds and the impact on the Nigerian banking industry.  Journal of Business Management and Economics 4: 12 December (2016). Pp. 1-10. Available at: http://innovativejournal.in/jbme/index.php/jbme

Taiwo, J.N., & Agwu, M.E., (2016) Problems and prospects of Poverty Alleviation Programmes in Nigeria. International Journal of Business and Management Review Vol.4, No.6, pp.18-30, August 2016. 

Available at: http://www.eajournals.org/journals/international-journal-of-business-and-management-review-ijbmr/vol-4-issue-6-august-2016 /

Agwu, M.E. & Afieroho, E.  (2016) Impact of product quality management on the growth of small and medium scale enterprises in Nigeria. European Journal of Social Sciences. Volume 52 No 2, June, 2016, pp.175-190. 

Available at: http://www.europeanjournalofsocialsciences.com/

Taiwo, J.N., Agwu, M.E., Aregan, A.I. & Ikpefan, O.A. (2016) Microfinance and Poverty Alleviation in Southwest Nigeria: Empirical Evidence. International Journal of Social Sciences and Management: Vol. 3, Issue 4; pp 256-266. 

Available at: http://ijssm.org/archives.html 

Agwu, M.E. & Agumadu, M. (2016) Analysis of the emergent Issues in Internet Banking Adoption in Nigeria. European Journal of Social Sciences. Vol. 52 No 2 June, 2016, pp.162-174: Available at: http://www.europeanjournalofsocialsciences.com/

Taiwo, J.N., & Agwu, M.E., (2016) Overview of management and functional activities in Nigerian banking industry. International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, Vol. IV, Issue 7, July 2016. Available at: http://ijecm.co.uk/volume-iv-issue-7/

Olatunji, F., Adegbuyi, A., Agwu, E. & Ogbonna, I. (2016) Assessment of Public Private Partnership on Infrastructural Development in Nigeria - Challenges and Prospects, 3rd International Conference on African Development Issues (CU-ICADI 2016) ISSN:2449-075X pp. 222-227. Available at: http://cu-icadi.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/

Taiwo, J.N., & Agwu, M.E., (2016) Effect of ICT on Accounting Information System and Organizational Performance. European Journal of Business and Social Sciences, Vol. 5, No. 02, May 2016, pp 01 – 15. Available at: http://www.ejbss.com/recent.aspx

Taiwo, J.N., Agwu, M.E., Adetiloye, & Afolabi. (2016) Financing Women Entrepreneurs and Employment Generation – a case study of microfinance banks. European Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 52 No 1 May, 2016, pp.112-126. Available at: http://www.europeanjournalofsocialsciences.com/

Taiwo, A.A. & Agwu, M.E. (2016) Technological Innovation and Crime Prevention: Implications for Effective Performance of Nigerian Police The International Journal Of Science & Technoledge (ISSN 2321 – 919X), Vol 4 Issue 4, pp. 58-66. Available at:   http://www.theijst.com/2016-2/april-16

Taiwo, J.N., Falohun, T. O. & Agwu, M.E. (2016) SMEs financing and its effects on Nigerian economic growth. European Journal of Business, Economics and Accountancy. Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 37-54 April 2016. Available at: http://www.idpublications.org/ejbea-vol-4-no-4-2016/

Taiwo, J.N., Onasanya, Y.A.; Agwu, M.E., & Benson, K.N. (2016) The role of microfinance institutions in financing small businesses. Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce. Vol. 21, No.1, pp. 1-20 April 2016. Available at: http://www.icommercecentral.com/ArchiveJIBC/

Lawal, F.A., Taiwo, A.A., Agwu, M.E., & Adegbuyi, O.A. (2016) Strategic Imperatives of Managing Change in Nigerian Financial Institutions. Journal of Business Management Science,  Vol 2 Issue 3, pp.19-38.

Available at: http://www.ijrdo.org/Journal%20of%20Business%20Management-3-2016.php


Taiwo, A.A., Lawal, F.A. & Agwu, M.E. (2016) Vision and Mission in Organization: Myth or Heuristic Device? The International Journal Of Business & Management, Vol 4 Issue 3, pp. 127-134. Available at:  http://www.theijbm.com/2016-2/march-16

Taiwo, A.A. & Agwu, M.E. (2016) Technological Innovation and Crime Prevention: Implications for Effective Performance of Nigerian Police The International Journal Of Science & Technoledge (ISSN 2321 – 919X), Vol 4 Issue 4, pp. 58-66. Available at:   http://www.theijst.com/2016-2/april-16

Icha, O. & Agwu, M.E. (2015) Effectiveness of social media marketing on Organizational performance. Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce S2 006 Volume 21, Issue 1, pp.1-7. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/1204-5357.S2-006

Ikpefan, O.A. Agwu, M.E. & Taiwo, J.N. (2015) Leadership of Modern Financial Institutions and the Changing Paradigm of Banking in Nigeria. Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce Volume 20, Issue 3, pp.1-7. Available at: http://www.icommercecentral.com/ArchiveJIBC/currentissue-internet-banking-and-commerce.php

Agwu, M.E. & Ohaegbu, V.A. (2015) Strategic management of the benefits and challenges of HR Outsourcing in Effective Organizational Management. Journal of Business Studies Quarterly Volume 7, No 2, pp. 85-108. Available at:  http://jbsq.org/archives/

Heirsmac, P.; Agwu M. E.; Agumadu, M. & Ohaegbu, V. A. (2015) Impact of cross cultural factors on expatriates' effective execution of international assignments. International Journal of Management Sciences and Business research. Volume 4, Issue 12, pp.70-81.

Available at: http://www.ijmsbr.com/volume-4-issue-12/

Heirsmac, P.; Agwu M. E.; Ohaegbu, V. A. & Agumadu, M. (2015) Strategic implications of glass ceiling on the professional leadership of career women development in the West African sub-region. International Journal of Management Sciences. Volume 6, No 5, pp. 260-271. Available at: http://www.rassweb.com/details-ms/

Ayoade, O. E. and Agwu, M. E., (2015), Employment generation through entrepreneurial development: The Nigerian experience. British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade, Vol. 11, Issue 3. pp.1-14. Available at: http://www.sciencedomain.org/journal/20

Agwu Edwin and Atuma Opara (2015) Strategic review of the impact of globalization on the sustainability of communities and business organizations - International Journal of Business and Management Invention. Volume 4 Issue 4, pp.55-62. Available at: http://www.ijbmi.org  

Agwu, M. E., (2015) Analysis of obstacles to uptake of internet banking services in Nigeria. Research Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 2 Issue.1 pp 99-114. Available at http://www.pressacademia.org/journals/rjbm

Ikpefan, O.A.,  Achugamonu, B. U., Isibor, A. A. & Agwu, E.M. (2015) Fraud, Unemployment and Cashless System: A paradox or reality in Nigeria - British Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences, ISSN 2048-125X, Vol. 10 (1), pp. 29-42.

Available at: http://www.ajournal.co.uk/EFArticles10(1).htm

Agwu, M.E and Murray, P.J. (2015) Empirical study of barriers to electronic commerce adoption by Small and Medium scale businesses in Nigeria. International Journal of Innovation in the Digital Economy (IJIDE), 6(2), 1-19, April-June 2015. Available at: http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-innovation-digital-economy/1133

Kayode-Adedeji, T. K. and Agwu, M.E. (2015), Application of ICT to agriculture as a panacea to unemployment in Nigeria - International Journals of Multidisciplinary Research Academy (IJMRA): Volume 3, No. 4: pp. 26-48. Available at: http://ijamrr.com/ojs-2.3.8/index.php/ijamrr/index

Atuma, O. and Agwu, M. E., (2015), Self-awareness and organizational performance in the Nigerian banking sector. European Journal of Research and Reflection in Management Sciences, 3 (1), 53-70. Available at: http://www.idpublications.org/ejrrms-vol-3-no-1-2015/

Agwu, M. E., Iyoha, F.O., Ikpefan, O.A. and Atuma, O. (2015) Strategic management of operational risks in financial institutions. European Journal of Business, Economics and Accountancy, 3 (1), 1-20 Available at: http://www.idpublications.org/ejbea-vol-3-no-1-2015

Atuma, O. and Agwu, M. E., (2014) Workplace emotional intelligence and return on investment in the Nigerian banking industry. Journal of Management, Marketing and Logistics, Vol. 1 Issue.4; pp 348-374, 2014. Available at http://www.pressacademia.org/journals/jmml

Agwu, M. E., (2014) Strategic impact of inward Foreign Direct Investments on the labour markets of developing economies. Journal of Management, Marketing and Logistics, Vol. 1 Issue.4; pp 297-310, 2014. Available at http://www.pressacademia.org/journals/jmml

Ikpefan, O. A.; Okorie, U. E.; Agwu, M. E. & Achugamonu, B.U.  (2014). Bank Capitalization and Cost of Equity on Profitability of Nigeria Deposit Money Banks – General Moment Approach- International Review of Management and Business Research, Vol. 3 Issue.4, pp 1928-1947. December, 2014. Available at: www.irmbrjournal.com

Agwu M. E., Ikpefan, O. A., Atuma O. & Achugamonu, B. U. (2014) Conceptual Review of the Effects of Advertising on Consumer Buying Behaviour; International Review of Social Sciences, Vol. 2 Issue.11, pp. 502-518, November, 2014. Available at www.irss.academyirmbr.com

Agwu, M. E., Atuma, O., Aigbiremolen, O. M. & Iyoha, F.O., (2014). The Impact of Information Communication Technologies in the Strategic Management of Financial Institutions. International Review of Management and Business Research, Vol. 3 Issue.3, pp. 1588-1602. September 2014. Available at www.irmbrjournal.com

Ikpefan, O.A., Owolabi, F., Agwu, M.E., & Adetula, D. (2014) Working Capital Management and Profitability of the Manufacturing Sector: An Empirical Investigation Of Nestle   Nigeria Plc and Cadbury Nigeria Plc. European Journal of Business and Social Sciences (EJBSS); Volume 3, Issue 06, pp.23-34 June 2014. Available at: http://www.ejbss.com/

Agwu, M. E., Atuma, O., Ikpefan, O. & Iyoha, F.O. (2014) Adoption Triggers and Barriers of Mobile Banking Services in Nigeria. International Review of Social Sciences, Vol. 2 Issue.9; pp. 374-386, September 2014. Available at www.irss.academyirmbr.com

Agwu, M. E., (2014) Foreign Direct Investment: A review from the Nigerian Perspective. Research Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 1 Issue.3; pp 318-337, September 2014. Available at: http://www.pressacademia.org/journals/rjbm

Dudu, O.F. and Agwu, M. E. (2014) A review of the effect of pricing strategies on the purchase of consumer goods, International Journal of Research in Management, Science & Technology (E-ISSN: 2321-3264) Vol. 2, No. 2, pp.88-102, August 2014 Available at www.ijrmst.org

Agwu M.E., Atuma O., Ikpefan, O.A. & Aigbiremolen, M.O. (2014) Impediments to e-banking services marketing in developing economies – a study of Nigerian banks. European Journal of Business and Social Sciences, Vol. 3, No.3, pp. 228-248, June 2014. pp. 228 – 248.URL: Available at: http://www.ejbss.com/recent.aspx ISSN: 2235 -767

Agwu, M.E. (2014), Reputational risk impact of internal frauds on bank customers. International Journal of Development and Management Review (INJODEMAR) Vol. 9, No 1, June 2014 pp. 175-192. Available at: http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijdmr

Agwu, E. M. and Taylor, A. R. (2014) CSR as a strategic management tool: expectations and realities of two MNCs in Nigeria. International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change (IJCESC); January-March 2014, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp.27-43. Available at: http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-civic-engagement-social

Agwu, M. Edwin; Carter, A.L. and Murray, P.J. (2014) Downsizing as a strategic tool for effective organizational management, International Journal of Research in Management, Science & Technology (E-ISSN: 2321-3264) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp.1-9. April 2014. Available at www.ijrmst.org

Agwu, Edwin (2013). From reluctance to resistance of the adoption of internet banking services in selected cities of the United Kingdom; internet banking services in selected cities of the United Kingdom; International Journal of Customer Relationship Marketing and Management, 4(4), 41-56, October-December 2013. Available at: http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-customer-relationship-marketing

53.   Agwu, M.E and Carter, A.L. (2014) Mobile phone banking in Nigeria: benefits, problems and prospects. International Journal of Business and Commerce Vol. 3, No.6: Feb 2014 [50-70]. Available at: http://www.ijbcnet.com

54.   Agwu, M.E and Murray, P.J. (2014) Drivers and inhibitors to e-Commerce adoption among SMEs in Nigeria; Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences, Vol. 5, No.3 March 2014 ISSN 2079-8407, pp. 192-199.  Available at: http://www.cisjournal.org/

Agwu, E. M. (2014) An investigative analysis of factors influencing E-business adoption and maintenance of commercial websites in Nigeria; Basic Research Journal of Business Management and Accounts ISSN 2315-6899 Vol. 3(1) pp. 05-16 January 2014 – Available at: http//www.basicresearchjournals.org

Agwu, M.E, and Kadiri, I. (2014) Analysis of critical strategic factors for the successful implementation of poverty alleviation programmes in Nigeria. International Journal of Computational Engineering & Management, Vol. 17(1) 1–9, January 2014. Available at:  http://www.ijcem.org

Agwu, E.M. (2013) Cyber criminals on the internet super highways:  A technical investigation of different shades and colours within the Nigerian cyber space - International Journal of Online Marketing, 3(2), 56-74, April-June 2013. Available at:  http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-online-marketing-ijom

Agwu, E. (2012) Generations X and Y's adoption of internet and internet banking in Nigeria: a qualitative study, International Journal of Online Marketing, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 68-81, October-December. Available at:  http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-online-marketing-ijom

Agwu, E. (2012) A qualitative study of the problems and prospects of online banking in Nigeria, Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce (JIBC) December 2012, Vol. 17, No. 3, Available at: http://www.arraydev.com/commerce/JIBC/2012/AGWU.asp - Indexed in Scopus at: http://www.scopusfeedback.com/document_search_result.html

Agwu, M. E. (2011), Empirical study of barriers to internet banking adoption Proceedings of the 25th British Academy of Management Conference, Aston University, Birmingham, UK, September 13-15, 2011, pp.101-116 - Available at: https://www.bam.ac.uk/bam2011

Agwu, M. E. (2010), Emergent Issues on Internet banking adoption Proceedings of the 24th British Academy of Management Conference, University of Sheffield, - UK, September 2010, pp.77-90. Available at: https://www.bam.ac.uk/conference-2010

Agwu, M.E., (2010), Factors Affecting the Adoption of Internet Banking Services; Proceedings of the 4th Graduate Conference in Social Sciences and Management, University of Bradford, Norcroft Centre, 26-27 October, 2010 – UK, pp.55-62. Available at: http://www.brad.ac.uk/graduate-school-conference/

Joey, S.L. and Agwu, M.E. (2010), Critical success factors for the implementation of poverty alleviation programmes. A paper presented at workshop on ''A Changing Europe combating poverty, supporting enterprise'' Hilton Garden Inn Bristol City Centre, Temple Way, Bristol BS1 6BG, United Kingdom April 16, 2010, pp. 67-74

Agwu, M. E. (2009), Evaluation of the impact of email and internet in the workplace. Proceedings of the 23th British Academy of Management Conference, 2009, University of Brighton - United Kingdom September 15-17, 2009, pp. 48-57. Available at: https://www.bam.ac.uk/conference-2009

Markin, B. and Agwu, M.E. (2009) Strategic Risk Management Practices Of selected Organizations A paper presented at the conference on Business Risk Management. The Harrow Hotel, 12-22 Pinner Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, HA1 4HZ May 13, 2009, pp. 81-93


CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS and SEMINARS

3rd International Conference on African Development Issues titled 'Driving Inclusive and Sustainable Development in Africa: Models, Methods, and Policies' held at the African Leadership Development Centre, Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria 9 -11th May 2016

Maiden Edition of the Communication Sector Retreat. Titled: Repositioning the Nigeria ICT Sector as the key driver of the Nigerian Economy – IITA Conference Centre, Ibadan, Oyo State, January 22-23, 2016

2nd International Conference on African Development Issues, titled "Biotechnology, ICT, Materials and Renewable Energy: Potential Catalyst for African Development", held at the African Leadership Development Centre, Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria 11-13th May 2015

3rd Annual NISER-NPC National Policy Dialogue on Socio-Economic Development – National Policy Commission Abuja - at Reiz Continental Hotel, Abuja – December 9,2014

2014 Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria Annual Lecture: Identity Management: A catalyst for the new economic and financial services transformation – Bankers House Lagos, October 23, 2014

Agwu, Edwin (2014) The Effect of Advertising on Consumer Buying Behaviour: A Case Study of Nestle Foods: Is There a Relationship Between Brand Value and Corporate Transparency? A Paper presented at Business and Applied Sciences Academy of North America (BAASANA), USA International Conference, New York, June 19-21, 2014. Available at http://www.baasana.org

Workshop on Strategies for Publishing High Impact Research Articles, College of Business and Social Sciences, Covenant University, Ota, 9th September, 2014.

1st Covenant University International Conference on African Development Issues; titled "Rising Opportunity for Investors in Africa and the Prospect of an Economic Miracle", held at the African Leadership Development Centre, Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria, 5-6th May, 2014.

Agwu, M. E. (2012), Barriers to electronic commerce adoption by Small and Medium scale businesses in Nigeria A paper presented at the International Conference on E-Business Technology and Strategy, The Landmark Hotel, 222 Marylebone Road, London NW1 6JQ. November 7, 2012

Agwu, M. E. (2012). From reluctance to resistance of the adoption of internet banking services. A paper presented at the International Conference on Entrepreneurial Approaches to e-business adoption. City Hotel, 12-20 Osborn Street London E1 6TE. September 26, 2012

11th European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies, 28-29 June 2012 - University of Bolton, United Kingdom

Agwu, M. E. (2012) Corporate Social Responsibility as a strategic management tool in organizational management. A paper presented at Business League Conference on Strategy and Practice. Ibis Birmingham City Centre Hotel, 21 Ladywell Walk Birmingham B5 4ST. Feb 22, 2012

19th International Product Development Management Conference, Manchester Business School (MBS), University of Manchester, UK. June 17-19, 2012

LSE Strategy and Management Consulting Conference 28th October 2011, Houghton Street, WC2A 2AE London, United Kingdom

Agwu, M.E. (2011), Emergent Issues on Internet banking adoption. A paper presented at the International Conference on Business and Innovation Management in the 21st Century. Campanile Hotel, Chaloner Street Queens Dock Liverpool L3 4AJ. July11, 2011

Agwu, E. (2011). ICT applications to agricultural practices as a panacea to employment improvement in developing economies: A paper presented at the Business Process Management Conference, Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, 8-10 June, 2011, London, United Kingdom

Agwu, M. E. (2011), E-business Adoption: Factors Influencing the Establishment and Maintenance of Commercial Websites A paper presented at the International Conference Management and Information Engineering. The Rose Court Hotel 35/35 A Great Cumberland Place Marble Arch, London W1H 7DS. May 24, 2011

 Hayes, F.E.; Agwu, M.E.; and Malcolm, S. W. (2010) Effect of pricing strategies on organizational products and performance. A paper presented at Business Process Management Conference Europe 2010. Cambridge city hotel, Downing St, Cambridge CB2 3DT, United Kingdom Jan 18, 2011

 Business Analysis Conference, 28-30 September, 2009, Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, London, United Kingdom

37th Academy of international business (UK & Ireland chapter) Hosted by: The Business School, Trinity College Dublin (Institute for International Integration Studies) April 8, 2010

Agwu, M. E. (2008), Employees are the best organizational asset University of Wales doctoral colloquium 2008 at Greenwich School of Management, London – UK December 15, 2008

2nd International Conference on Business Market Management (BMM 2008) - Mar 20–22, 2008 Manchester, United Kingdom

7th European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies - University of Bolton, UK, 28-29 June 2007

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