Goytom Abraha Kahsay

Goytom Abraha Kahsay

Assistant professor, tenure track

I am an Assistant Professor. I obtained my Ph.D in Environmental and Resource Economics from the University of Copenhagen in 2015. My research interest lies in the areas of environmental and resource economics, agricultural economics, and development economics. More specifically, my reaseach focuses on climate change adaptation and mitigation in agriculture, natural resource management, consumer behavior, and impact evaluation of environmental and agricultural policies. 

Current major research projects:

(i) EFFECT - Environmental public goods From Farming through Effective Contract Targeting

(ii) The impact of digital access to seasonal weather forecasting and prices on production and profitability among coffee producers in Vietnam in a randomized control trial.

Teaching:  Advanced Development Economics (MSc level, Autumn); Agricultural and Food Policy (MSc level, Spring); Development Economics (Bachelor level, Spring) 

Personal website:
https://sites.google.com/view/gakahsay/home

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