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Augustin Kwasi Fosu

Augustin Kwasi Fosu

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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 30 Citations 5,352 112 World Ranking 2139 National Ranking 2

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Gross domestic product
  • Inflation

Augustin Kwasi Fosu mostly deals with Poverty, Developing country, Development economics, Economic growth and Income distribution. His Poverty research focuses on Demographic economics and how it connects with Labour economics and Econometrics. As part of his studies on Developing country, he frequently links adjacent subjects like International economics.

He has included themes like Production, Capital, International trade, Monetary economics and Economic expansion in his International economics study. In his papers, Augustin Kwasi Fosu integrates diverse fields, such as Development economics and Sub saharan. His Economic growth research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Executive branch and Factors of production.

His most cited work include:

  • Exports and economic growth: The African case (175 citations)
  • Growth, Inequality and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: Recent Progress in a Global Context (151 citations)
  • Inequality and the Impact of Growth on Poverty: Comparative Evidence for Sub-Saharan Africa (150 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Development economics, Poverty, Developing country, Corporate governance and Economic growth are his primary areas of study. Augustin Kwasi Fosu combines subjects such as Terms of trade, Financial crisis and Human development with his study of Development economics. His work on Poverty reduction as part of general Poverty study is frequently connected to Income distribution, Economic inequality and Income growth, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them.

His Developing country research integrates issues from Developed country, Production, Panel data and International economics. His research integrates issues of Economic system and Democracy in his study of Corporate governance. In general Economic growth, his work in Infant mortality, Unemployment and Productivity is often linked to Environmental degradation linking many areas of study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Development economics (45.16%)
  • Poverty (33.55%)
  • Developing country (24.52%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Development economics (45.16%)
  • Poverty (33.55%)
  • Poverty reduction (14.19%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Development economics, Poverty, Poverty reduction, Corporate governance and International economics. His Development economics research includes themes of Economic growth, Structural adjustment, Socioeconomic status, Democracy and Political stability. His Economic growth study combines topics in areas such as Xenophobia and Washington Consensus.

His study connects Developing country and Corporate governance. Augustin Kwasi Fosu has researched Developing country in several fields, including Productivity, Convergence and Economic system. In his work, Consumption and Monetary economics is strongly intertwined with Panel data, which is a subfield of International economics.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Growth, Inequality and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: Recent Progress in a Global Context (151 citations)
  • Growth, Inequality, and Poverty Reduction in Developing Countries: Recent Global Evidence (116 citations)
  • Growth and Institutions in African Development (21 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Gross domestic product
  • Inflation

His scientific interests lie mostly in Development economics, Poverty, Poverty reduction, Context and Economic inequality. The various areas that Augustin Kwasi Fosu examines in his Development economics study include Economic growth, Private sector, Convergence and Labour supply. Augustin Kwasi Fosu undertakes multidisciplinary studies into Economic growth and Growth inequality in his work.

His Growth inequality research encompasses a variety of disciplines, including Sub saharan, Sample, Developed country and Developing country. His Context research incorporates elements of Income growth, Equity and Random effects model.

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Best Publications

Growth, Inequality, and Poverty Reduction in Developing Countries: Recent Global Evidence

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Research in Economics (2017)

469 Citations

Exports and economic growth: The African case

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
World Development (1990)

378 Citations

Growth, Inequality and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: Recent Progress in a Global Context

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Oxford Development Studies (2015)

344 Citations

Political Instability and Economic Growth: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Economic Development and Cultural Change (1992)

328 Citations

Inequality and the Impact of Growth on Poverty: Comparative Evidence for Sub-Saharan Africa

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Journal of Development Studies (2009)

300 Citations

The External Debt Burden and Economic Growth in the 1980s: Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Canadian Journal of Development Studies (1999)

244 Citations

Export composition and the impact of exports on economic growth of developing economies

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Economics Letters (1990)

237 Citations

Political instability and economic growth: Implications of coup events in Sub-Saharan Africa

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
The American Journal of Economics and Sociology (2002)

169 Citations

Growth of African Economies: Productivity, Policy Syndromes and the Importance of Institutions

Augustin Kwasi Fosu;Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
Journal of African Economies (2013)

156 Citations

Primary Exports and Economic Growth in Developing Countries

Augustin Kwasi Fosu.
The World Economy (1996)

152 Citations

Editorial Boards

Journal of African Economies
(Impact Factor: 1.174)

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