Dr. Felix Ankohma Asante

Country of current residence

Ghana

Current position

Director (from 1st August 2013)

Current institute employer

Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER)

Website current institute

www.isser.edu.gh

Awards

University of Ghana Graduate Scholarship. 1991-1993

Ghana Government Graduate Scholarship. 1991-1993

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch-Dienst (DAAD). 1999-2002

Since 2007 member of the African Good Governance Network (AGGN)

 

Professional memberships

International Association of Agricultural Economist (IAAE)

Profession

Agricultural Economist

Degrees / expertise

M.Phil. Agricultural Economics University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana June 1995

 

B.Sc.(Hons) Agriculture (Agricultural Economics) University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana September 1990

Professional experience

January 1996 to Date: Research Fellow (Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon);

 

October 1992 to December 1995: Graduate Research Assistant (Household Food Security and Resilience Project. Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon);

 

November 1990 to September 1991: Research Assistant (Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon)

2006

Armah, P. and F. Asante. 2006. Traditional Maize Storage Systems and Staple Food Security in Ghana. Journal of Food Distribution Research, XXXXVII, Vol., No..
Asante, F.A. 2006. Socio-Economics of Fisheries Dependent Communities in the Volta Basin of Ghana. International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vol 32, No. 1.
Asante, F.A., K. Asenso-Okyere, S. d’Almeida, G. Mwabu, and T. Okorosobo. 2006. Economic Burden of Malaria in the African Region: Evidence from. Ghana. Communicable Diseases Bulletin for the African Region, Vol. 2, No. 4.

2005

Asante, F.A., K. Asenso-Okyere and A. Kusi. 2005. The Economic Impact of the Burden of Malaria in Ghana. Technical Publication No. 66. Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana,, .

2003

Asante, F. 2003. Poverty Reduction, Decentralisation and Access to Public Goods and Services in Ghana. Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Development Economics and Policy Series No. 14, Peter Lang Publisher, Frankfurt a.M. Download [PDF | 11.38KB]

2002

Asante, F.A., T. Berger, S. Engel and M. Iskandarani. 2002. Water security in the Ghanaian Volta basin: Patterns, Determinants and Consequences. Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture 41 No. 1/2 (Special Issue on Agricultural water management and land use in relation to future water supply), : 145-167.

2001

Asante, F.A. 2001. Provision of Public Goods and Services and Quality of Life: A Survey of Four Districts in Ghana. One World: Research for a Better Quality of Life. A Book of Proceedings and CD-ROM. Margraf Publishers.

1997

Asenso-Okyere, W.K. and F.A. Asante. 1997. Recent performance of the non-traditional export sector in Ghana. Legon Export Outlook. Volume 1, No. 1, .
Asenso-Okyere, W.K., Asante, F.A. and Nube, M. 1997. Determinants of health and nutritional status of children in Ghana. In: Edited by W.K. Asenso-Okyere, G. Benneh and W. Tims (eds.): Sustainable food security in West Africa. Boston/Dordrecht/London.
Asenso-Okyere, W.K., F.A. Asante and M. Nube. 1997. Understanding the health and nutrition of children in Ghana. Agricultural Economics. Volume 17, No. 1, .

1993

Asenso-Okyere, W.K., F.A. Asante and L.O. Gyekye. 1993. Policies and strategies for rural poverty alleviation in Ghana. Technical Publication No. 57. Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon, .

1992

Asenso-Okyere, W.K., F.a. Asante and L.O. Gyekye. 1992. Case studies on rural poverty alleviation in the commonwealth, Ghana.

Asenso-Okyere, W.K., K. Yahaya and F.A. Asante. International trade and payments development: Policies and options. Policies and options for Ghanaian Economic development, 2nd edition.

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Science Policy
  • Economic change and vulnerability
  • Ecosystem services
Research countries
  • Ghana
Professional experience

January 1996 to Date: Research Fellow (Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon);

 

October 1992 to December 1995: Graduate Research Assistant (Household Food Security and Resilience Project. Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon);

 

November 1990 to September 1991: Research Assistant (Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, University of Ghana, Legon)

Degrees

M.Phil. Agricultural Economics University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana June 1995

 

B.Sc.(Hons) Agriculture (Agricultural Economics) University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana September 1990

Doctoral research funded by

DAAD; BMZ / GTZ

Felix Ankohma Asante

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department:
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change