Dr Raymond Elikplim Kofinti
Dr Raymond Elikplim Kofinti is a Lecturer at the Department of Data Science and Economic Policy, School of Economics, University of Cape Coast, Ghana. Raymond is an applied economics researcher with interests in welfare economics and global health research. His research involves a multifaceted approach to examining poverty, deprivations, inequalities, and health using mathematical and applied econometrics techniques. He has acquired the requisite experience and international exposure from the mobility programmes sponsored by the African Economic Research Consortium and the Africa Institute-Western University, London-Ontario. Raymond aspires to contribute to inequality-poverty research significantly, be at the forefront of graduate training, and make intellectual contributions to welfare-related policy options and dialogues within sub-Saharan Africa. Raymond was awarded an ARUA Emerging Career Researcher Fellowship in 2023 and he is collaborating on research by ACEIR’s Kenya node.