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dc.contributor.authorUdry, Christopheren_US
dc.contributor.authorAnagol, Santoshen_US
dc.date.accessioned2009-08-06T09:44:22Z-
dc.date.available2009-08-06T09:44:22Z-
dc.date.issued2006en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/26973-
dc.description.abstractWe show that the real return to capital in Ghana's informal sector is high. For farmers, we find annual returns ranging from 205-350% in the new technology of pineapple cultivation, and 30-50% in well-established food crop cultivation. We also examine the relative prices of durable goods of varying durability, and estimate a lower bound to the opportunity cost of capital of 60%.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aYale Univ., Economic Growth Center|cNew Haven, Conn.en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aCenter discussion paper // Economic Growth Center|x932en_US
dc.subject.jelO12en_US
dc.subject.jelO16en_US
dc.subject.jelD24en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordCapitalen_US
dc.subject.keyworddurable goodsen_US
dc.subject.keywordcredit marketsen_US
dc.titleThe return to capital in Ghanaen_US
dc.type|aWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn593058887en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-

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