Nkechi S. Owoo is a Health and Demographic Economist at the Department of Economics at the University of Ghana. She holds an MA and PhD in Economics from Clark University, Massachusetts, USA.
Her main areas of research are poverty and inequality analysis, health and demographic economics and spatial econometrics.
Areas of Specialisation: Health and Demographic Economics, Poverty Analysis, Inequality Analysis, Economics of the Household, Spatial Econometrics.
Established in 1998 in Bonn, Germany, IZA is an independent, non-profit research institution supported by the Deutsche Post Foundation with a focus on the analysis of global labour markets. It operates an international network of about 1,500 economists and researchers spanning across more than 50 countries.
Based on academic excellence and an ambitious publication strategy, IZA serves as a place of communication between academic science and political practice.
The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) leads the UK's work to end extreme poverty. We're ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women, and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies hit.
FCDO is a ministerial department, supported by 12 agencies and public bodies.