The Kufuor years (2001 – 2009): Economic Policies and Achievements

Highlight of Initiatives ▪ Participated in the World Bank/ IMF HIPC Initiative ▪ Signed the Millennium Challenge Corporation, providing $547m for antipoverty programs ▪ Introduced a new 3-year inflationindexed bond ▪ Introduced targeted industrial and agricultural policies to support industry and agriculture. ▪ Constructed over 25000km of roads ▪ Increased minimum wage from US$0.60 to $2.25 ▪ Successfully redenominated the Cedi,…