• ISSN: 2010-023X
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    • DOI: 10.18178/IJTEF
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IJTEF 2015 Vol.6(3): 170-175 ISSN: 2010-023X
DOI: 10.7763/IJTEF.2015.V6.464

The Determinants of Income of Cottage, Micro and Small Scale Enterprises in Jigawa State, Nigeria

Bello Malam Sa’idu, Muhammad Muazu Yusuf, and Ibrahim Muhammad Adam
Abstract—This paper investigates the determinants of income of cottage, micro and small scale enterprises (CMSSES) in Jigawa State of Nigeria. The research used primary data collected from 300 enterprises drawn from three locations base on stratified random sampling technique. To analysed the data, we used multivariate regression model. The result shows positive relationship between income of the enterprises and education, experience, government support, gender and finance. The policy implication of the study is that policy makers should continue to formulate policies that will support CMSSES financially in Jigawa State and the country at large.

Index Terms—Cottage, enterprises, finance, income, Micro, small scale.

The authors are with the Department of Economics & Development Studies, Federal University Dutse, Jigawa State, Nigeria (e-mail: bellomalamali@gmail.com, mmuazuyusuf@gmail.com, ibraheemabulele@yahoo.com).

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Cite: Bello Malam Sa’idu, Muhammad Muazu Yusuf, and Ibrahim Muhammad Adam, "The Determinants of Income of Cottage, Micro and Small Scale Enterprises in Jigawa State, Nigeria," International Journal of Trade, Economics and Finance vol.6, no.3, pp. 170-175, 2015.

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