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30 Years of economics for development



Research Fellow

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University of Ghana
C/O Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), 
P.O BOX LG  74, Legon, Ghana

Telephone: +233 20 961 2485
Email: akpalu(at)

Short bio:

Wisdom Akpalu is a Research Fellow, performing research collaboration with the University of Ghana, Accra. He is a US citizen and obtained his PhD degree in Economics from the Gothenburg University, Sweden. He has worked as Associate Professor of Economics at the State University of New York, Farmingdale, New York. His research interests are Development economics, Modeling microeconomic behavior, empirical econometric analysis, optimal extraction of natural resources, and economics of climate change.

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