Wisdom Akpalu

Research Fellow

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  • INSTITUTE:
    UNU-WIDER
    OFFICE:
    University of Ghana C/O Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), P.O BOX LG 74, Legon, Ghana
    E-MAIL:
    akpalu@wider.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +233 20 961 2485
    NATIONALITY:
    United States of America

    Research Interests

    • Development Economics
    • Econometric Analysis
    • Economics of Climate Change
    • Microeconomic Modelling

    Education

    PhD Economics, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

    Biographical Statement

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