Dr. Tigabu Degu Getahun

Country of current residence

Germany

Current position

Postdoc

Current institute employer

ZEF

Since

2015

Office phone

+49228731799

Profession

Economist

Degrees / expertise

Doctoral degree in economics, University of Bonn M.SC in economics, University of Copenhagen B.A in economics , Addis Ababa university

Professional experience

Research and Teaching

2017

Tigabu D. Getahun and Espen Villanger. 2017. Labour-Intensive Jobs for Women and Development: Intra-household Welfare Effects and Its Transmission Channels. The Journal of Development Studies, Http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00220388.2017.1327661. Further Information

2016

Getahun, T.G.. 2016. Interdustrial clustering, firm performance and emploiyee welfare: Evidence from Ethiopia Shoe and Flower Cluster. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Tigabu D. Getahun. 2016. The Effect of Industrial Cluster Policy on Firm Performance in Ethiopia: Evidence from the Leather Footwear Cluster.

Forthcoming

Tigabu D. Getahun. A study on Industrial Relation and Working Condition. In: Tigabu D. Getahun, Girum Abebe, Dr Mi Zhou and Dorien Braam Gebrehiwot Ageba , (eds.): Improving industrial relations for decent work and sustainable development of the textile and garment industry in Ethiopia. www.ilo.org/publns .

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
and Downloads

Tigabu_CV__-July_2017.docx [DOCX | 43.16KB]

Research themes
  • Innovation, knowledge and science policy
Research countries
  • Ethiopia
Research projects

Program of Accompanying Research For Agricultural Innovation

Impact of the Agricultural Growth Program in Ethiopia

Working groups

Program of Accompanying Research for Agricultural Innovation(PARI) team.

Teaching

Microeconomics I & II, Econometrics

Supervision of
completed doctoral theses

Professor Joachim Von Braun

Professional experience

Research and Teaching

Degrees

Doctoral degree in economics, University of Bonn M.SC in economics, University of Copenhagen B.A in economics , Addis Ababa university

Expertise

Interdisciplinary Researcher, Expertise on Impact Evaluation , Firm dynamics, household well being

Funding institutions

BMZ

Contacts

tigyget14@gmail.com

tigabu@uni-bonn.de

tigyget@yahoo.com

Research affiliation

University of Bonn ,Center for Development Research(ZEF)

Ethiopian Development Research Institute

Tigabu Degu Getahun

Former Department:
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change