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International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics

Yıl 2013 , Cilt 1 , Sayı 1

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Food price inflation and consumer welfare in ghana

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Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness1, University of Ghana2
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The paper analyses the effects of food price inflation on Ghanaian households using GLSS-5 household data. Expenditure endogeneity and truncated expenditures were controlled in the estimation process using the "Augmented Regression Approach" and Heckman's two-stage procedure, respectively. Symmetry and homogeneity conditions were rejected in the unconstrained LA/AIDS model. The study reveals that cereals and bread; fish; vegetables; and roots and tubers will continue to constitute important share of Ghanaian food expenditure as they collectively constitute 67% of future food expenditure. Food price inflation between 2005 and 2011 has eroded real household food purchasing power by 47.18%.

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