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Bisrat Haile Gebrekidan

MSc, MEcon
Phone: +49-228-73 2323
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Research Interests:

  • Agent Based models of land Use
  • Technology adoption decision
  • Integrative modeling of complex socio-ecological systems
  • General equilibrium models
  • Machine learning and data Science

Research Project

Current PhD Project

Academic Education

2012 - 2014 Masters of Science, University of Bonn and Swedish University of Agricultural sciences, Bonn and Uppsala(Germany and Sweden), Very Good-(1.2). Specialized in Agriculture, Food and Environmental Policy Analysis
2010 - 2012 Magister Economicae , The University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, Cum Laude. Specialized in Development Economics
2004 - 2007 Bachelor of Arts, Arba Minch University, Arba Minch, Ethiopia, GPA – 3.8–Avery Great Distinction Graduate. Specialized in Economics

Employments:

03/2011–06/2012 Research Analyst, Vision Development Consultants, Cape Town, South Africa
10/2010 - 12/2010 Project Associate (INTERN), Catholic Welfare and Development (CWD) , Cape Town, South Africa
09/2007–01/2010 Economics Lecturer, Arba Minch University, Arba Minch, Ethiopia

Publications and conference contributions:

Conference Contributions

Gebrekidan, B. H., Rasch, S., and Heckelei, T. (2017): Farmers Intensification Decisions in Kilombero Valley Floodplain: A Bayesian Belief Network Approach . Paper presented at WATER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP The Kilombero case: from Catchment to Consumer. October 9-10, 2017.

Gebrekidan, B. H., Rasch, S., and Heckelei, T. (2016): Farmers Intensification Decisions Under Fragile and Unpredictable Environment in Kilombero Valley Floodplain: A Bayesian Belief Network Approach . Paper presented at the 5th international conference on sustainable Development, Colombia University,New York, USA, September 18-20, 2017.

Gebrekidan, B. H., Heckelei, T., and Rasch, S.(2016): The Dynamics of Land-use Change in Kilombero Valley Floodplain: Characterization of Agents . Poster presentation at Tropentag- ‘Solidarity in a competing world – fair use of resources’, Vienna, Austria, September 18 – 21, 2016.


Last updated: Wednesday, March 14, 2018