Industrial affairs of Ghana since Independence

Industrial affairs of Ghana since Independence

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Since Independence, Ghana is a less energetic player in International trade than before the Independence. Imports have declined in value by 4% since 1958. An industrial strategy of import substitution, using some of the formerly used exported products has impacted the international trade model of Ghana.The percentage of Ghana international with the industrial nations has declined since the Independence (1958) by a large amount. (more…)

Comparative and Absolute Advantages

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David Ricardo was an 18th and 19th century champion of free trade (the majority of this work in on this issue) but also wrote about the value of labor in his “labor theory of value” (which would influence Karl Marx” Ricardo argued that wages are and should be determined by the price of food – which is in turn determined by the cost of producing that food, which is in turn determined by the amount of labor that is involved in the food; in other words. (This may seem to be a somewhat circular argument, but can also be explained in a more linear way: Labor determines value.) (more…)

Capital Punishment

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Edward I. Koch, a rigid proponent of Capital Punishment, argues that “It is by exacting the highest penalty for the taking of human life that we affirm the highest value of human life”.  In his essay, Death and Justice: How Capital Punishment Affirms Life, his main argument suggests as the title implies, that the death penalty brings new insight to our perception of the value of life. (more…)