This study establishes a link between structure, policies and growth. Based on the structure of Nigeria, the book suggests economic policies suitable to the growth needs of the country. The policies are based on using the internal resources of the country for increasing growth of national income and employment. It also deals with political and social problems which may have impact on the economic development. Bribery and its effects on development are examined in detail, as are the political and economic factors responsible for creating problems in the Nigerian census of population.