Tax-benefit microsimulation models, which combine representative household-level data on incomes and expenditures and detailed coding of tax and benefit legislation, have proven to be an extremely useful tool for policy makers and researchers alike.
DATE: Tuesday, 13th February 2018
VENUE: Kankam Twum-Barima Seminar room, ISSER
The Statistics and Survey Division at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana in collaboration with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) will undertake a capacity building workshop on methods for research in agricultural markets from 15th to 17th January, 2018. Table 1 below spells out the content of the workshop especially, the topics to be treated on each day
The purpose of this convening is to promote evidence from rigorous impact evaluations and research and to encourage increased uptake and utilization of research and innovation in evaluation to influence policy and drive change at the national, regional and global levels.
The Economy of Ghana Network of the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana, Legon, under the macroeconomics thematic area, kindly invites you to a workshop on “Public Debt and Sustainability: Whither Ghana?”.
The Ghanaian economy has performed remarkably well since the reforms of the 1980s.