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Refereed Journal Papers


Ayeduvor, S., Sarpong, D. B. S., Egyir, I. S., Mensah Bonsu, A., & An, H. (2023). Does contract farming affect technical efficiency? Evidence from soybean farmers in Northern Ghana. Agricultural and Food Economics, 11(1), 1-22.

Baumüller H., Jumpah E.T., Kamau G.,Kergna A.O., Mose L., Nientao A., Omari R., Phillip D., Salasya B. (2023) Building digital bridges in African value chains: Exploring linkages between ICT use and
social capital in agricultural marketing. Journal of Rural Studies 100 (2023) 103002.

Bonny P., Joshua O.O., Nishimwe K., Marole T.A., Omari R. Essi J.J. (2023) Food Safety Management in Developing Countries. An update of P.O. Lamuka, Public Health Measures: Challenges of Developing Countries in Management of Food Safety, Editor(s): Yasmine Motarjemi, Encyclopedia of Food Safety, Academic Press, 2014, Pages 20–26,
ISBN 978.012.3786135,

Damman, S., Lund, H. B., Mäkitie, T., Mannina, G., Akon-Yamga, G., & Wanner, J. (2023). Governance factors
influencing the scope for circular water solutions. In G. Mannina, A. Pandey, & R. Sirohi (Eds.), Smart Solutions for Wastewater: Road-mapping the Transition to Circular Economy (pp.
267–288). Elsevier.

Glazebrook, T., & Akon-Yamga, G. (2023). Paradoxical Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa: Women’s Farming, Oil, and Sustainable Development. In G. Miller, H. M. Jeronimo, & Q. Zhu (Eds.), Thinking through Science and Technology: Philosophy, Religion, and Politics in an Engineered World (pp.435–459). Rowman & Littlefield.

Kouévi A.T., Dagnon G.N., Gandonou E., Omari R., and Tossou C.R. (2023) Differentiated analysis of the occupational integration of engineer graduates from the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences of the University of Abomey-Calavi into agricultural entrepreneurship between 1980 and 2020. European Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, 3(6),55-62.

Martey, E., Onumah, E.E., Onumah, J.A. and Fiankor, D.D.D. (2023). Non-tariff
measures and household welfare: Evidence from Ghana. Journal of International Development. DOI: 10.1002/jid.3859

Ofori, Charlotte A. E., Crystal B. Letsa, Philip-Neri Jayson-Quashigah & D. Yaw Atiglo (2023). Correlates and spatial distribution of marital dissolution in Ghana. Journal of Population Research. 40 (4).

Onumah J.A., Osei, R.D., Martey E. & Asante, F.A. (2023). Welfare dynamics of innovations among agricultural households in Ghana: Implication for poverty reduction. Heliyon, 9 (7), e18066,

Quaye W, Asante-Addo, Akon-Yamga G, Yeboah M and N.K. Safo (2023) How consumers’ motivations and perceptions shape consumption of domestic products in COVID-19 era: A case of poultry meat in Ghana. Ghana Journal Agric. Science 58 (1), 128 – 146

Rembold, F.; Mvumi, B.; Miller, D.; Omari, R.; Battilani, P.; Galani, Y.J.H.; Louw,W.; Falade, T.D.O.; Schweiger,W.; Ermolli, M. Abstracts of Presentations to the Working Session on Improving Predictive Modelling of Mycotoxin Risk for Africa Held at the 3rd ASM2022 on 7 September 2022, in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Toxins 2023, 15, 174.


Zvobgo, L., Johnston, P., Williams, P.A., Trisos, C.H. and Simpson, N.P., 2022. The role of indigenous knowledge and local knowledge in water sector adaptation to climate change in Africa: A structured assessment. Sustain Sci (2022). 01118-x

Omari R., Zotor F., Baah-Tuahene S., Arthur W. (2022). Handwashing knowledge, attitudes, and practices in Ghana: Implications for public health education and promotion. J Prev Med Hyg 63, E59-E68

Andoh, H. & Mukhola, M.S (2022). Enhancing Pedagogy in Higher Education. Korkeakoulupedagogiikan monet kasvot. Finland: kirjoittajat ja Haaga-Helia ammattikorkeakoulu, pp. 273 -282

Onumah, J.A., Asante, F.A., Osei, R.D. & Asare-Nuamah, P. (2022). Do farmer- actor interactions in the agricultural innovation system drive technological innovation adoption in Ghana? African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, DOI: 10.1080/20421338.2022.212493

Onumah J.A., Quaye, W., Cobbah, J., Mohammed, A. (2022). Rural farmer network analysis under the Modernizing Agriculture in Ghana project: A gendered perspective. Proceedings of 3rd CSIR RSA Scientific Conference. Accra, Ghana. Omari R. and Andoh H. (Eds). P1-27. Available at

Asare-Nuamah P., Onumah J.A., Dick-Sagoe C., Kessie K.O. (2022). Perceptions and Coping Strategies to COVID-19 in a Rural Ghanaian Community. In: Faghih N., Forouharfar A. (eds) Socioeconomic Dynamics of the COVID-19 Crisis. Contributions to Economics. Springer, Cham.

A. S. Enriquez, Y. Temoltzin Loranca, E. Llanos , A. Schrapfer, S. Jansen, P. A. Williams, C. Saravia, N. Pérez and M. Kuperman. (2022). Factors influencing the effectivenesss of group interactions among international and interdisciplinary early career researchers working toward environmental sustainability in climate change. Environmental Research Letters.

Lamptey, E., Okoree, E., Asafu-Adjaye, N.Y. and Essegbey, G. (2022). CONNECT PROJECT: Mainstreaming Biodiversity into the Heart of Government Decision Making. Ghana Final Report. National Biosafety Authority (NBA) and Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Publication. ISBN: 978-9988-3-3366-9

Omari R., Zotor F., Baah-Tuahene S., Arthur W. (2022) Handwashing knowledge, attitudes, and practices in Ghana: Implications for public health education and promotion. J Prev Med Hyg 63, E59-E68


Adams, A. and Jumpah, E.T. (2021) Agricultural technologies adoption and smallholder
farmers’ welfare: Evidence from Northern Ghana. Cogent Economics & Finance, 9:1,
2006905, DOI: 10.1080/23322039.2021.2006905

Adams, A., Jumpah, E.T. and Caesar, L. D. (2021). The nexuses between technology
adoption and socioeconomic changes among farmers in Ghana, Technological
Forecasting & Social Change 173 (2021) 121133.

Adams, A., Caesar, L. D., & Asafu-Adjaye, N. Y. (2021). What Informs Farmers’ Choice
of Output Markets? The Case of Maize, Cowpea and Livestock Production in Northern
Ghana. International Journal of Rural Management, 0973005221994425.

Richard Lamboll, Valerie Nelson, Million Gebreyes, Daimon Kambewa, Blessings
Chinsinga, Naaminong Karbo, Audax Rukonge, Martin Sekeleti, Wesley Litaba
Wakun’uma, Tamene H. Gutema, Magreth Henjewele, Jessica Kampanje-Phiri,
Patricia Masikati-Hlanguyo, Wilhelmina Quaye, Solomon Duah, Mbarwa Kivuyo,
Progress Nyanga, Mavis Akuffobea Essilfie, Asafu-Adjaye Nana Yamoah, Victor Clottey
& Adrienne Martin (2021): Strengthening decision-making on sustainable agricultural
intensification through multi-stakeholder social learning in sub-Saharan Africa,
International International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability 19.5-6 (2021): 609-635.
DOI: 10.1080/14735903.2021.1913898 To link to this article:

Berrang-Ford, L., Siders, A.R., Lesnikowski, A., Fischer, A.P., Callaghan, M.W., Haddaway,
N.R., Mach, K.J., Araos, M., Shah, M.A.R., Wannewitz, M., .... Williams PA,....and Abu T.Z.,
2021. A systematic global stocktake of evidence on human adaptation to climate
change. Nature climate change, 11(11), 989-1000.

Leal Filho, W., Totin, E., Franke, J.A., Andrew, S.M., Abubakar, I.R., Azadi, H., Nunn, P.D.,
Ouweneel, B., Williams, P.A., Simpson, N.P. and G.A.M.I. Team 2021. Understanding
responses to climate-related water scarcity in Africa. Science of the Total Environment,
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Mohammed, S., Abubakari, M., & Nketiah-Amponsah, E. (2021). Relationship between
Exchange Rate Volatility and Interest Rates Evidence from Ghana. Cogent Economics
& Finance, 9(1), 1893258

Sallah, C.A. and Caesar, L.D. (2021), “Performance of Ghanaian women businesses
community: the moderating role of social competence”, Journal of Enterprising
Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy, Vol. ahead-of-print No.

Divine Caesar, L., Cahoon, S., Fei, J., & Sallah, C. A. (2021). Exploring the antecedents of
high mobility among ship officers: empirical evidence from Australia. Maritime Policy
& Management, 48(1), 109-128.

Jeevan, J., Othman, M. R., Salleh, N. H. M., Ghani, N. M. A., Noralam, N. A., & Divine
Caesar, L. (2021). An analysis on the triadic connection between seaports, inland
terminals and hinterland market. Australian Journal of Maritime & Ocean Affairs, 13(1),

Onumah, J.A., Asante, F.A, & Darko, R.D (2021). Actor roles and linkages in the
agricultural innovation system: Options for establishing a cocoa innovation platform
in Ghana. Innovation and Development. DOI: 10.1080/2157930X.2021.1965752

Williams, P.A., Simpson, N.P., Totin, E., North, M.A. and Trisos, C.H., 2021. Feasibility
assessment of climate change adaptation options across Africa: An evidencebased
review. Environmental Research Letters

Quaye, W., Onumah, J.A., Boimah, M., & Mohammed, A. (2021). Gender dimension of
technology adoption: the case of technologies transferred in Ghana. Development in
Practice, 1-14. DOI: 10.1080/09614524.2021.2000588

Akon-Yamga, G., Daniels, C. U., Quaye, W., Ting, B. M., & Asante, A. A. (2021).
Transformative innovation policy approach to e-waste management in Ghana:
Perspectives of actors on transformative changes. Science and Public Policy, 48(3),


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