Dagim Belay

Dagim Belay


  • Sektion for Produktion, Markeder og Politik

    Rolighedsvej 25, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Rolighedsvej 25C, Bygning: 62-0-0.101A

    Telefon: +45 35 33 14 93

I am a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Food and Resource Economics, University of Copenhagen. Previously I held visiting fellowships at UC Berkeley and Harvard. I hold a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Copenhagen.


Primære forskningsområder

My main areas of research focus on applying impact evaluation techniques to provide policy insights in health, development, environment, and agriculture.



Primary fields of interest: Applied Microeconomics, Agricultural Economics, Environmental and Resource Economics, Health Economics, Development Economics. 

Secondary fields of interest: Economics of Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights.

Aktuel forskning

My current research lies within applied microeconomics of health, innovation, and agro-environment. I'm affilated with CeBIL, where my role primarily focuses on applying impact evaluation and other techniques of economic analysis to provide policy insights in health and biomedical innovation.


Selected Publications

Nudging farmers in crop choice using price information: Evidence from Ethiopian Commodity Exchange

Belay, Dagim & Tiruneh, H. A.14 Jul 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Agricultural Economics.

A Montero auction mechanism to regulate antimicrobial consumption in agriculture

Belay, DagimAbate, T. G. & Jensen, Jørgen Dejgård18 Feb 2020In : American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 20 p.

Undervisnings- og vejledningsområder

Microeconomic and Econometric Production Analysis, Economics of Intellectual Property Rights 

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