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Doing Business In Ghana

Challenges and Opportunities

Authors: Spillan, John E., King, Domfeh Obed

  • Broadens understanding of how globalization affects market structures and business opportunities
  • Addresses the cultural and political issues surrounding business ventures in a leading industrial nation 
  • Offers a historical perspective on the economic potential of doing business in West Africa
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About this book

This book provides a thorough perspective on the realities of doing business in Ghana, outlining the economic, social, technological, and cultural dimensions of the society. It offers insight for entrepreneurs into the region’s markets based on GDP growth, political and governmental systems, relationships with investors, and other factors. Considered a beacon of hope for Africa, Ghana is a country with a competitive labor force, stable political environment, and lots of economic opportunities for new business ventures. This book will offer academics a good understanding of the major issues affecting business development in Ghana, and inform students, scholars, managers, and leaders on the paths necessary to pursue launching a product or service in Africa.


About the authors

John E. Spillan is Professor of Management in the School of Business at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, USA. He is the co-author of Doing Business in Latin America: Challenges and Opportunities, Crisis Management in the New Strategy Landscape, and Crisis Management in the New Strategy Landscape.

Domfeh Obed King is CEO of Nuistdok Consulting, Kumasi, Ghana. He has an MBA degree in Business Administration and Management from Nanjing University, China. He has published in Journal of Global Marketing and other publications.



Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction to Doing Business in Ghana

    Spillan, John E. (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • Current Business Environment

    Spillan, John E. (et al.)

    Pages 13-66

  • Historical Perspective on Doing Business in Ghana

    Spillan, John E. (et al.)

    Pages 67-80

  • Cultural Issues Affecting Business Activities in Ghana

    Spillan, John E. (et al.)

    Pages 81-102

  • The Political Climate and Entrepreneurship in Ghana

    Spillan, John E. (et al.)

    Pages 103-132

Buy this book

eBook £67.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-54771-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover £92.00
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-54770-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Doing Business In Ghana
Book Subtitle
Challenges and Opportunities
Authors
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-54771-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-54771-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-54770-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 236
Number of Illustrations and Tables
20 b/w illustrations
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