The Nigerian Economic Society (NES), formed in 1957, is a platform for Nigerian Economists and allied Social Scientists to provide intellectual leadership in the process of understanding and managing economic, social and political change in Nigeria. The objectives are
* The study of the economic and social problems of Nigeria and for members to express opinions thereon.
* Make Nigerian Economists and Social Scientist relevant to Nigerian economic, social and political processes.
* Stimulate public interest in Economics and Social Studies, encourage the study and discussion of relevant problems with special reference to Nigeria, and provide a means of intercourse between persons interested in the fields of study.
NES publishes the Nigerian Journal of Economic and Social Studies. Publications can be ordered on the website. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]