Isaac Koomson

University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School

Armidale, NSW 2351

Australia

http://https://www.une.edu.au/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

23

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Ideas:
“  Financial Inclusion and Household Welfare  ”

Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Relationship between Financial Stress, Moonlighting and Teacher Attrition

Koomson, I., Afful, B. & Villano, R.A. (2017). Relationship between Financial Stress, Moonlighting and Teacher Attrition. NESRA Working Paper (nesra/wp/17/005). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2995561
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2017
Isaac Koomson, Benedict Afful and Renato A. Villano
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics and University of New England (Australia)
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financial stress, moonlighting, hire purchase, attrition, loan, teacher

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Financial Inclusion and Growth of Non-Farm Enterprises in Ghana

Book Chapter in "Financing Sustainable Development in Africa," June 2018
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 29 May 2018
Isaac Koomson and Muazu Ibrahim
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and University for Development Studies - Department of Banking and Finance
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Financial inclusion, Non-farm enterprise, Firm, Growth, Ghana

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Demand for Insurance in Ghana: Do Poverty, Employment Status and Demographic Characteristics Matter?

NESRA Working Paper 17/001
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Apr 2017
James Atta Peprah, Isaac Koomson and Richmond Forson
University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics, University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics
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Insurance, Poverty, Employment Status, Gender, Education

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Effect of Financial Inclusion on Poverty and Vulnerability to Poverty: Evidence Using a Multi-Dimensional Measure of Financial Inclusion

NESRA/WP/20/001
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Feb 2020
Isaac Koomson, Renato Villano and David Hadley
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Financial inclusion, Poverty, Vulnerability, Mobile money, Ghana

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Financial Inclusion and Energy Poverty: Empirical Evidence from Ghana

Energy Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Jan 2021
Isaac Koomson and Michael Danquah
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and United Nations - United Nations University (UNU)
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energy poverty, financial inclusion; consumption poverty, education, household income

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Financial Globalisation Uncertainty/Instability Is Good for Financial Development

Research in International Business and Finance, 41 (October), pp. 280-291 (2017)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 07 May 2017
African Governance and Development Institute, University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and African Governance and Development Institute
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Banking; Financial integration; Development

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Household Remittance Inflows and Child Education in Ghana: Exploring the Gender and Locational Dimensions

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Sep 2019
Abdallah Abdul-Mumuni and Isaac Koomson
University of Professional Studies - Department of Banking and Finance and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Remittances; Child education; Gender; Rural; Instrumental variable; Household

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Addiction to Microcredit: An Obstacle to Social And Financial Mobility

Peprah, J. A., & Koomson, I. (2014). Addiction to Microcredit: An Obstacle to Social and Financial Mobility. nesra/wp/14/001
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 May 2017
James Atta Peprah and Isaac Koomson
University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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addiction, microfinance, financial mobility, over-indebtedness

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Relative Contribution of Child Labour to Household Farm and Non-Farm Income in Ghana: Simulation with Child's Education

African Development Review, 28(1), pp. 104-115 (2016).
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2016
Simplice Asongu and Isaac Koomson
African Governance and Development Institute and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Child labour, Farm income, Non-Farm income, Altruistic, Non-Altruistic

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Crop Yield Volatility Among Smallholder Farmers in Ghana

Peprah, James A., Afoakwah, Clifford and Koomson, Isaac (2016). Crop Yield Volatility among Smallholder Farmers in Ghana. United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa. ISBN: 9789988633110
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics, University of South Australia, UniSA Business School, School of Commerce, Students and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Small holder farmers, Access to credit, Technology, Ghana, Crop yield

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Capital and Credit Sources and Household Non-Farm Income in Ghana

Journal of Arts and Social Sciences, 3(1).
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 May 2017
James Atta Peprah and Isaac Koomson
University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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non-farm enterprise, income, credit, capital, Ghana

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Effect of Financial Inclusion on Out-of-Pocket Health Expenditure: Empirics From Ghana

The European Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 May 2021
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, University of Professional Studies - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Education Winneba
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Financial Inclusion; Health Expenditure; Wellbeing; Development, Ghana

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Ethnic Diversity and Food Insecurity: Evidence From Ghana

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 May 2021
Isaac Koomson and Sefa Awaworyi Churchill
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and RMIT University
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Ethnic Diversity, Food Insecurity, Rural, Trust, Ghana

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Loan Refusal, Household Income and Savings in Ghana: A Dominance Analysis Approach

Koomson, I., Annim, S. K., & Peprah, J. A. (2016). Loan refusal, household income and savings in Ghana: a dominance analysis approach. African Journal of Economic and Sustainable Development, 5(2), 172-191.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Aug 2019
Isaac Koomson, Samuel Kobina Annim and James Peprah
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, University of Manchester and University of Cape Coast
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loan refusal; credit rationing; discouraged borrowers; income; savings

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Reducing Crop Yield Volatility Among Smallholder Farmers

Peprah, James A., Afoakwah, Clifford and Koomson, Isaac (2017). Reducing Crop Yield Volatility among Smallholder Farmers. UNU-INRA Policy Briefs. United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 30 May 2017
University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics, University of South Australia, UniSA Business School, School of Commerce, Students and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Small holder farmers, access to credit, technology, Ghana, Crop yield

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Examining Child Labor and Parental Altruism from the Rural-Urban Divide: Extending the Inverted-U Empirics

NESRA - WP 17/003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Apr 2017
Isaac Koomson
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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wealth paradox, child labour, altruism, rural, urban

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Mobile Money Adoption and Response to Idiosyncratic Shocks: Empirics from Five Selected Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2021
Isaac Koomson, Chei Bukari and Renato Villano
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, Department of Applied Economics, School of Economics, University of Cape Coast and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Mobile money, Idiosyncratic shock, financial inclusion, Vulnerable, Emergency

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Accelerating the Impact of Financial Literacy Training Programmes on Household Consumption by Empowering Women

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2021
Isaac Koomson, Renato Villano and David Hadley
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Financial Literacy; Consumption; Women’s Empowerment; Poverty; Ghana

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Adoption of Mobile Money for Healthcare Utilisation and Spending in Rural Ghana

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Jun 2020
Chei Bukari and Isaac Koomson
Department of Applied Economics, School of Economics, University of Cape Coast and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Mobile money, healthcare utilisation, healthcare expenditure, rural, Ghana

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Intensifying Financial Inclusion Through the Provision of Financial Literacy Training: A Gendered Perspective

Koomson, I., Villano, R.A., & Hadley, D. (2019). Intensifying financial inclusion through the provision of financial literacy training: a gendered perspective, Applied Economics, DOI: 10.1080/00036846.2019.1645943
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2020
Isaac Koomson, Renato Villano and David Hadley
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School, University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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Financial inclusion; financial literacy; gender; impact; poverty

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Multiple Borrowing, Over-Indebtedness, and the Microcredit Addiction Syndrome: Evidence from Some African Countries

Forthcoming in the Africagrowth Agenda (2018), NESRA WP No. 18/001
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Sep 2018
Isaac Koomson and James Atta Peprah
University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and University of Cape Coast - Department of Economics
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over-indebtedness, multiple borrowing, microfinance, addiction

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Firm Size Differences in Financial Returns From Flexible Work Arrangements (FWAs)

Kotey, B. & Koomson, I. (2019). Small Bus Econ. Doi.org/10.1007/s11187-019-00201-5
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2020
Bernice Kotey and Isaac Koomson
University of New England (Australia) - New England Business School and University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School
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FWAs; Return on labour; Small and medium firms; Large firms; Work-life balance; Linear mixed effect; Dominance analysis

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How Financial Resilience Affects Social and Public Health Policy Choices in Sub-Saharan Africa: Empirical Insights from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Nov 2021
University of Illinois at Urbana-Chamapaign, Washington University in St. Louis - George Warren Brown School of Social WorkUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill- School of Social Work, University of New England (Australia) - UNE Business School and Arizona State University (ASU) - College of Health Solutions
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Financial resilience; personal savings; emergency funds; COVID-19; sub-Saharan Africa; financial inclusion