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Towards accelerated growth in Ghana

Anthony Akoto Osei

Towards accelerated growth in Ghana

by Anthony Akoto Osei

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Published by Center for Policy Analysis in Accra-North, Ghana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Ghana -- Economic policy.,
    • Ghana -- Economic conditions -- 1979-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnthony A. Osei.
      SeriesCEPA discussion paper ;, no. 11
      ContributionsGhana. Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC1060 .O77 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination11 leaves ;
      Number of Pages11
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL527489M
      LC Control Number98982081

      The Republic of Ghana is named after the medieval West African Ghana Empire. The empire became known in Europe and Arabia as the Ghana Empire after the title of its emperor, the Ghana. The Empire appears to have broken up following the conquest by the Almoravid General Abu-Bakr Ibn-Umar.A reduced kingdom continued to exist after Almoravid rule ended, and the kingdom was later . Ghana Meeting the Challenge of Accelerated and Shared Growth (In Three Volumes) Volume I: Synthesis PREM 4 Africa Region Report No. GH Ghana Meeting the Challenge of Accelerated and Shared Growth Volume I Country Economic Memorandum v1 Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized.

      Meeting the Challenge of Accelerated and Shared Growth (In Three Volumes) Volume III: Background Papers PREM 4 Africa Region Report No. GH Ghana Meeting the Challenge of Accelerated and Shared Growth Volume I II Country Economic Memorandum v3 Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized. Accelerated growth refers to an increase in GDP growth rate of 2% every year. He disclosed that for real accelerated growth to take place, constraints to the development of the country should be.

      high GDP growth, rising income levels, booming knowledge sector and growing urbanization have contributed towards tremendous growth of this sector. The instrument that will tie these things together and deliver the mobile revolution to the masses will be 3 Generation (3G) services. Why has the economic growth performance of Sub-Saharan Africa been disappointing on balance over the past 50 years? More importantly, what can be done to reverse that trend and to sustain and improve upon the accelerated growth experienced in recent years? What are the possibilities and policies for Africa to reduce poverty and achieve sustained, rapid economic growth?


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