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Columnist: J.ATSU AMEGASHIE, DR.

Leadership, information, and Poverty Traps: Rationalizing Social Equilibria

Leadership, information, and Poverty Traps: Rationalizing Social Equilibria

Sep 9, 2010 | Feature Article

One of the most striking and ubiquitous features of human societies is localized conformity. There are many socio-econom ...

Jul 11, 2008 | Feature Article

This was the thinking of the World Bank, IMF, and the old growth models of Harrod-Domar and Robert Solow. The mantra was ...

Jan 9, 2006 | Feature Article

In this short piece, I want to give some food for thought on the institution of chieftancy in Ghana. So the story ...

Jun 24, 2005 | Feature Article

Consider a communal system based on sharing. Suppose that Ama produces 200 bags of corn and Kofi produces 50 bags. Under ...

Apr 26, 2005 | Feature Article

The removal of subsidies on agriculture, health, education, petroleum products, etc is one of the key policy prescriptio ...