|Education||Ph.D. in Economics, Clark University (2012)|
|STAARS Research||Food insecurity in Nigeria: Spatial patterns, socioeconomic determinants and child health outcomes (with Joanna Upton and Liz Bageant)|
Dr. Nkechi S. Owoo is a lecturer at the University of Ghana. She has a specialization in spatial econometrics and her research focuses on microeconomic issues in developing countries, including household behavior, health, agriculture, and gender issues. She has been involved in research collaborations with the World Bank, UNU-WIDER and the IDRC. Dr. Owoo’s work has been accepted for presentation at high profile meetings such as the Population Association of America, Global Development Network (GDN) conference, among others.