ECON 472: Labour Economics II (Prerequisite: ECON 469)


The course focuses mainly on the labour market in Ghana.

The course will begin with a discussion of the structure and patterns of employment (unemployment and underemployment) in Ghana. The major labour market institutions and elements of industrial relations are also discussed.

The course gives attention issues and problems of the labour market and industrial relations in Ghana (in particular, labour market discrimination) as well as labour market policies.