|Education||Ph.D. in Economics, University of Twente (2012)|
|STAARS Research||"Do Safety Net Transfers Improve Diets and Reduce Undernutrition? Evidence from Rural Ethiopia"” Tagel Gebrehiwot, Carolina Castilla.|
Tagel Gebrehiwot is a graduate economist and is a research fellow at the Environment and Climate Research Center (ECRC) of the Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI). He received his Ph.D. from the University of Twente, the Netherlands, in 2012. His field of expertise includes policy impact evaluation, poverty and food security analysis, climate vulnerability assessments and farm level adaptation to climate change, environmental impact assessment, and agricultural insurance and risk sharing. He also gained ample experience in applied econometrics, spatial analysis, remote sensing and GIS in relation to drought monitoring and various aspects of environmental applications.