• To produce professional economists whose thinking and capacity to find solutions to economic problems would drive Nigeria's development process
  • To investigate and analyze Nigerian, regional and global economic problems
  • To engage actively in the search for solutions to national and global problems of development including poverty, inequality, exchange, conflicts and so on
  • To provide high quality research services to Nigeria and the world
  • To provide high quality community services to Nigeria and the World
  • To extend the frontiers of economic science