Dr. Dawit Diriba Guta

Country of current residence

Ethiopia

Current position

Assistant professor of environmental economics

Current institute employer

Addis Ababa University

Since

2016

Previous positions

2014 - 2015 Postdoc at ZEF

Professional memberships

Ethiopian Economic Association

Profession

Economist

Specialisation

Natural resource and environmental economics, energy economics

Degrees / expertise

BA in Economics from Addis Ababa University(2001-2005)

 

MSc in Natural Resource and Environmental Economics from Addis Ababa University(2006-2008)

2015

Dawit Diriba Guta. 2015. Bio-based Energy, Rural Livelihoods, and Energy Security in Ethiopia. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information

2014

Guta, D.D.,. 2014. Effect of fuelwood scarcity and socio-economic factors on household bio-based energy use and energy substitution in rural Ethiopia. Energy policy, 75: 217-227. Further Information

2012

Guta, D. 2012. Application of an almost ideal demand system (AIDS) to Ethiopian rural residential energy use:Panel data evidence. Energy Policy, 50: 528-539. Further Information
Guta, D. 2012. Assessment of Biomass fuel resource potential and Utilization in Ethiopia: Sourcing strategies for renewable energies. International Journal of Renewable Energy Research, 2 (1): 132-139. Download (english) [PDF]
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2011

Guta, D. 2011. Energy Demand in Rural Ethiopia from a Household Perspective: A Panel Data Analysis. The Journal of Energy and Development Vol. 35, Nos. 1 & 2, : 195-213. Download [PDF]
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Further Information

Research themes
  • Renewable energy
Research countries
  • Ethiopia
Research topic
Bio-based energy, rural livelihood and energy security in Ethiopia
Professional experience

Lecturer at Ambo University,Ethiopia.

Degrees

BA in Economics from Addis Ababa University(2001-2005)

 

MSc in Natural Resource and Environmental Economics from Addis Ababa University(2006-2008)

Funding institutions

BMZ (via DAAD)

Research affiliation

Ambo University

Former Senior Researcher

E-Mail:
davdiriba(at)yahoo.com

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