Lead Researcher and Coordinator, Macroeconomic Policy Studies Center, Policy Studies Institute
Firew Bekele Woldeyes is a lead researcher and coordinator of the Macroeconomic Policy Studies Center at the Policy Studies Institute. He has over ten years of experience in public finance (taxation, expenditure analysis, etc.), economy-wide modeling, and macroeconomic analysis in government and research institutes.
Recent work by Firew Woldeyes
The adoption of sales registration machines in Ethiopia substantially increased tax revenue, but by less than expected due to taxpayer responses
Reminding businesses that tax authorities are watching does increase tax revenue collected, but only while the intervention lasts