Education, Incomes, Poverty and Inequality in Ghana in the 1990s

@inproceedings{Teal2001EducationIP,
  title={Education, Incomes, Poverty and Inequality in Ghana in the 1990s},
  author={Francis Teal},
  year={2001}
}
  • Francis Teal
  • Published 2001
Three issues are addressed in this paper. First, we use both household and macro data to establish how fast per capita consumption and incomes grew in Ghana in the 1990s. Second, we ask how much of the rise in incomes was due to rises in the level of human capital and how much reflected underlying technical progress. Third, we assess the implications of how incomes rose for the interpretation of changes in the poverty profile. Four household surveys are used to show changes in both expenditures… CONTINUE READING
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