ESSP Updates

Agricultural prices during drought in Ethiopia: An updated assessment using national producer data (January 2014 to June 2016

ESSP Working Paper 97, by Fantu Bachewe, Feiruz Yimer, and Bart Minten . Abstract: Expanding and extending an earlier assessment (ESSP Working Paper 88, April 2016), we analyze the evolution of crop and livestock producer prices

Synopsis: Non-farm income and labor markets in rural Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 61: by Fantu Bachewe, Guush Berhane, Bart Minten, and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse. Synopsis of Working Paper 90. Abstract: Ethiopia’s economy is rapidly transforming.

Synopsis: How big are post-harvest losses? Evidence from teff

ESSP Research Note 60: by Bart Minten, Ermias Engida, and Seneshaw Tamru. Synopsis of Working Paper 93.

Granting support to Ethiopia’s future researchers

Post-graduate students often struggle to financially support their research. Recognizing this, ESSP provided grants to deserving students to help and to encourage them in their research.

The effect of land inheritance on youth employment and migration decisions: Evidence from rural Ethiopia

On November 3, 2016, ESSP’s Hosaena Ghebru presented the latest research at EDRI on how the expectation of inherited land impacts young people’s decisions on migration and employment in rural Ethiopia.