Here are random questions I ask. Too busy to research them though. Feel free to take a crack at any.
The Cobra Effect & Cars
Has the Lagos State Govt’s fast track policy led to an increase in the number of cars purchased? Is there or could there be a possible cobra effect as a result of increased cars? Does the improvement of public transportation mitigate this effect?
Traditional Names & Grades
Does your name have an effect on the grade one receives based on the ethnic location of one’s college?
Petroleum & Ideas
Do nations with more petroleum have less ideas? Can a correlation be found between oil and the number of patents issued by a country.
Patriotism & Growth
Can we find a correlation between the outcome of a national football game and crime rate/economic growth within a time scale?
Greetings & Occupations
Can our methods of ethnic greeting explain occupational preferences across ethnic groups?
Childhood Floggings & Propensity to Break Laws
Does any correlation exist between getting flogged as a kid and breaking the law?
Probability Theory & Finding Change
Can the Law of Large Numbers explain what the presence of more people does to one’s chance of collecting one’s change?
Maximization Equations & Getting Early to Work
In a multiple stops route to work, does the timings of each bus arrival matter more than the initial set-out time of the individual?
Cost benefit of Having a Conductor
What exactly is a ‘danfo’ bus’ driver marginal benefit of having a conductor?
Church and Land Prices
What is the effect of church proliferation on real estate prices?