Ghana : Selected Issues

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

May 21, 2003

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This Selected Issues paper reviews trends in GDP and their impact on poverty reduction in Ghana. It highlights structural constraints that are believed to have affected output growth, along with potential sources of increases in output in future years. The paper analyzes trends in the main production sectors, and presents an assessment of the underlying determinants of growth and poverty reduction. It also explores the key elements of the authorities’ strategy to raise GDP per capita growth as set out in the Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy.

Series:

Country Report No. 03/134

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

May 21, 2003

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451814866/1934-7685

Stock No:

1GHAEA0042003

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

140

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