Goytom Abraha Kahsay

Goytom Abraha Kahsay

Assistant professor, tenure track, Tenure Track Assistant Professor

I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Food and Resource Economics, University of Copenhagen. I obtained my Ph.D and MSc degrees in Environmental and Resource Economics from the University of Copenhagen. I work on resource, agricultural and behavioral economic topics such as community-based institutions in natural resources and environmental management, climate change adaptation and mitigation in agriculture and risk preferences and prosocial/proenvironmental signaling.

Current 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 (course responsible): Advanced Development Economics and Agriculture and Food Policy 

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