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Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah

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First Name:Franklin
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Last Name:Amuakwa-Mensah
RePEc Short-ID:pam121
Terminal Degree:2017 (from RePEc Genealogy)


(50%) Handelshögskolan
Göteborgs Universitet

Göteborg, Sweden
RePEc:edi:hhsguse (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Instituionen för ekonomi, teknik og samhälle
Luleå Tekniska Universitet

Luleå, Sweden
RePEc:edi:iiltuse (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Amuakwa-Mensah, F. & Chube, B. & Surry, Y. & Bahta, S., 2018. "Production risk and technical (in)efficiency amongst smallholder livestock farmers in Botswana: An exploratory investigation," 2018 Conference, July 28-August 2, 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia 277276, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  2. George Marbuah & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah, 2017. "Spatial Analysis of Emissions in Sweden," Working Papers 2017.12, FAERE - French Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.
  3. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & George Marbuah & Mwenya Mubanga, 2016. "Climate variability and infectious diseases nexus: evidence from Sweden," Working Papers 2016.02, FAERE - French Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.
  4. Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Gren, Ing-Marie, 2016. "Fungi diversity in Swedish forests: impact of site quality on standing volume and variability in forest growth," Working Paper Series 2016:2, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department Economics.
  5. Kihiu, Evelyne Nyathira & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin, 2016. "Improving Access to Livestock Markets for Sustainable Rangeland Management," Discussion Papers 235107, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF).
  6. George Adu & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & George Marbuah & Justice Tei Mensah, 2016. "Effect of gold mining on income distribution in Ghana," Working Papers 2016.23, FAERE - French Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.
  7. Amin Karimu & George Adu & George Marbuah & Justice Tei Mensah & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah, 2016. "Natural resource revenues and public investment in resource-rich economies in sub-Saharan Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2016-24, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  8. Kihiu, Evelyne Nyathira & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin, 2015. "Enhancing livestock market access for sustainable rangeland management and improved livelihoods in Kenya," 2015 Conference, August 9-14, 2015, Milan, Italy 212273, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  9. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah, 2015. "Climate element of migration decision in Ghana: Micro Evidence," Working Papers 2015.18, FAERE - French Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.


  1. Edgar F.A Cooke & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah, 2022. "Microfinance loans, women’s economic empowerment, and poverty: a case study of Baobab Microfinance Company," Journal of Development Effectiveness, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(1), pages 34-55, January.
  2. Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Amuakwa-Mensah, Salome & Klege, Rebecca Afua & Adom, Philip Kofi, 2022. "Stockpiling and food worries: Changing habits and choices in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic," Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 82(PA).
  3. Klege, Rebecca A. & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Visser, Martine, 2022. "Tenancy and energy choices in Rwanda. A replication and extension study," World Development Perspectives, Elsevier, vol. 26(C).
  4. Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Näsström, Elin, 2022. "Role of banking sector performance in renewable energy consumption," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 306(PB).
  5. Kihiu, Evelyne Nyathira & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin, 2021. "Agricultural market access and dietary diversity in Kenya: Gender considerations towards improved household nutritional outcomes," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 100(C).
  6. Adom, Philip Kofi & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Agradi, Mawunyo Prosper & Nsabimana, Aimable, 2021. "Energy poverty, development outcomes, and transition to green energy," Renewable Energy, Elsevier, vol. 178(C), pages 1337-1352.
  7. Philip Kofi Adom & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & Salome Amuakwa-Mensah, 2020. "Degree of financialization and energy efficiency in Sub-Saharan Africa: do institutions matter?," Financial Innovation, Springer;Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, vol. 6(1), pages 1-22, December.
  8. Ebele Amaechina & Anthony Amoah & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & Salome Amuakwa-Mensah & Edward Bbaale & Jorge A. Bonilla & Johanna Brühl & Joseph Cook & Nnaemeka Chukwuone & David Fuente & Róger Madrigal-, 2020. "Policy Note: Policy Responses to Ensure Access to Water and Sanitation Services During COVID-19: Snapshots from the Environment for Development (EfD) Network," Water Economics and Policy (WEP), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 6(04), pages 1-14, October.
  9. Hajdu, Flora & Granlund, Stefan & Neves, David & Hochfeld, Tessa & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Sandström, Emil, 2020. "Cash transfers for sustainable rural livelihoods? Examining the long-term productive effects of the Child Support Grant in South Africa," World Development Perspectives, Elsevier, vol. 19(C).
  10. Aimable Nsabimana & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah, 2018. "Does mobile phone technology reduce agricultural price distortions? Evidence from cocoa and coffee industries," Agricultural and Food Economics, Springer;Italian Society of Agricultural Economics (SIDEA), vol. 6(1), pages 1-24, December.
  11. Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Klege, Rebecca A. & Adom, Philip K. & Amoah, Anthony & Hagan, Edmond, 2018. "Unveiling the energy saving role of banking performance in Sub-Sahara Africa," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 74(C), pages 828-842.
  12. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & George Marbuah & Dinah Ani-Asamoah Marbuah, 2017. "Re-examining the Determinants of Non-Performing Loans in Ghana’s Banking Industry: Role of the 2007–2009 Financial Crisis," Journal of African Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(3), pages 357-379, July.
  13. Amin Karimu & George Adu & George Marbuah & Justice Tei Mensah & Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah, 2017. "Natural Resource Revenues and Public Investment in Resource-rich Economies in Sub-Saharan Africa," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 21(4), pages 107-130, November.
  14. Kihiu, Evelyne Nyathira & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin, 2017. "Improving Access to Livestock Markets for Sustainable Rangeland Management," African Journal of Economic Review, African Journal of Economic Review, vol. 5(2), July.
  15. Marbuah, George & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin, 2017. "Spatial analysis of emissions in Sweden," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 68(C), pages 383-394.
  16. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & Louis Boakye-Yiadom & William Baah-Boateng, 2016. "Effect of education on migration decisions in Ghana: a rural-urban perspective," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 43(2), pages 336-356, May.
  17. Adom, Philip Kofi & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin, 2016. "What drives the energy saving role of FDI and industrialization in East Africa?," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 65(C), pages 925-942.
  18. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & George Marbuah & Victoria N. Sam & Alfred Barimah, 2015. "Credit risk and universal banking: evidence from the banking industry in Ghana," International Journal of Computational Economics and Econometrics, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 5(4), pages 406-429.
  19. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & Angela Boakye-Adjei, 2015. "Determinants of non-performing loans in Ghana banking industry," International Journal of Computational Economics and Econometrics, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 5(1), pages 35-54.
  20. Franklin Amuakwa-Mensah & George Marbuah, 2015. "The Determinants of Net Interest Margin in the Ghanaian Banking Industry," Journal of African Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(3), pages 272-288, September.
  21. Kofi Adom, Philip & Bekoe, William & Amuakwa-Mensah, Franklin & Mensah, Justice Tei & Botchway, Ebo, 2012. "Carbon dioxide emissions, economic growth, industrial structure, and technical efficiency: Empirical evidence from Ghana, Senegal, and Morocco on the causal dynamics," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 47(1), pages 314-325.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 7 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (5) 2015-11-21 2016-03-17 2016-05-08 2016-05-21 2017-07-09. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (4) 2016-05-08 2016-05-21 2017-07-09 2018-12-03
  3. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2016-03-17 2017-07-09
  4. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (2) 2016-03-17 2017-07-09
  5. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2016-09-04
  6. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2016-09-04
  7. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2018-12-03
  8. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2017-07-09
  9. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2017-07-09
  10. NEP-INT: International Trade (1) 2015-11-21
  11. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2015-11-21
  12. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2016-05-08
  13. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (1) 2017-07-09
  14. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2017-07-09


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