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Tesfaye Berhanu Woldeyohanes

Researcher and Doctoral Student

Chair of Economic and Agricultural Policy

Nußallee 21
D-53115 Bonn

Phone: +49-228 732577

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Research Interests

Hydroeconomic Modeling
Simulation of Policies Related to Land and Water Allocation
Analysis of Institutions for Efficient Water Allocation
Applied Econometrics
Household Model

Current PhD Project


02/2014 - Present PhD Student, Institute for Food and Resource Economics, Bonn University, Germany
09/2011-12/2013 Double degree within the Erasmus Mundus Master of Agricultural Food and Environmental Policy Analysis (AFEPA) programme: M.Sc. in Food and Resource Economics , Bonn University, Germany M.Sc. in Business and Economics (Major in Economics), Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Sweden
11/2005-07/2008 B.Sc. in Agricultural Resource Economics and Management, Hawassa University, Ethiopia

Employment History

02/2014-present Research Assistant at the Chair of Economic and Agricultural Policy, Institute for Food and Resource Economics, University of Bonn , Germany
08/2009-06/2011 Junior Agricultural Economics Researcher at Ethiopian sugar Corporation, Research Directorate
01/2009-08/2009 Junior Socio-economic Researcher at Oromia Agricultural Research Institute, Adami- Tulu Agricultural Research Center

Publications and conference contributions:

Journal articles

Woldeyohanes, T.B., Heckelei, T, and Surry, Y. (2017): Effect of off-farm income on smallholder commercialization: panel evidence from rural households in Ethiopia. Agricultural Economics, Vol. 48, Issue. 2, pp. 207-218.

Conference Contributions

Woldeyohanes, T.B., Heckelei, T, and Surry, Y. (2015): Effect of Off-farm Income on Smallholder Commercialization: Panel Evidence from Rural Households in Ethiopia , Selected paper presented at the 29th International conference of Agricultural Economists, 2015, 8-14 August, Milan (Italy).

Woldeyohanes, T.B. and Kuhn, A.(2017): Simulating Hydro-Economic Impacts of Potential Water Rights Trade in the Lake Naivasha Basin , poster presented at the Tropentag -"Future Agriculture:Socio-ecological transitions and bio-cultural shifts", September 19-22, 2017, Bonn (Germany).

Woldeyohanes, T. B., Kuhn, A.(2018): Simulating hydroeconomic impacts of potential water rights trade in the Lake Naivasha Basin using a MOPEC modeling framework ,Selected paper presented at iEMSs 9th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Sofware, June 24-28, 2018, Fort Collins, Colorado (USA).

TABE-OJONG, M. P., MAUSCH, K., WOLDEYOHANES, T. B., HECKELEI, T.(2018): A triple hurdle model of the impacts of improved chickpea adoption on smallholder production and commercialization in Ethiopia , Selected paper presented at the ICAE 30th Conference, Vancouver (Canada).

Last updated: Thursday, December 19, 2019