International Journal

SOCIO-ECONOMIC EFFECT OF COVID-19 ON THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

ABSTRACT Epidemics and pandemics have been part of human existence since time immemorial. Although the foregoing terms are often used interchangeably, they have distinctive meanings in the scientific world. The world has been plagued with significant number of epidemics and pandemics in prior and recent years. Earlier news on the outbreak of COVID-19 was received …

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Role of Religious bodies in successful implementation of the One District, One Factory (1D1F) Programme

1D1F policy is Ghana’s industrialisation drive intended to transform the economy from an agriculture-led to industry-led. This strategy, it is believed, would enhance the chances of transitioning the economy from one characterised by low-paying jobs to one dominated by high-paying job opportunities. Recent corporate failures such as the liquidation of nine (9) universal banks, twenty-three (23) savings …

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Implications of Davos 2020 for Global Economic Growth (Part I)

The 50th Annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) was held from 21st January to 24th January, 2020 at Davos in Geneva, Switzerland. The five-day event focused on how stakeholder capitalism could help address the world’s urgent and pressing socio-economic challenges. Established in 1971, the World Economic Forum’s activities are generally nucleated around how to shape industry, …

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Analysis of Realities and Myths in the Consulting Industry

Abstract: The terms, consultancy and consulting, are often used interchangeably to explain a set of knowledge acquired and implemented in a specialised field or in specialised fields. In recent years, organisations have realised the constant need for third party expertise; and this affirms the significance of consulting services in the competitive global business environment. Services …

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Financial Implications of Crypto Currency (Bitcoin) for the Ghanaian and Other Economies

Abstract: In January 2009, the whole world was introduced to a new financial invention called Bitcoin. This coin is intended to accelerate globalisation of the financial market. Significantly, the inventor is credited as the first to succeed in solving the double-spending challenges associated with digital currency. Prior to the invention, a white paper about the …

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