Prince Boakye Frimpong holds a Ph.D in Economics from the University of Milan, Italy. He is currently a senior lecturer at the Department of Economics, KNUST. His areas of specialisation are Applied Econometrics and generally Applied Microeconomics with special focus on Health, Education, Energy and Demography. He has previously worked as a co-investigator in projects including Counting Women's Work in Ghana and estimating the demographic dividend for Ghana. He is currently a consultant for Youth Sector Engagement Group developing an index for the sustainability of youth businesses in Ghana particularly in the informal sector.