Director, Micro and Sectoral Research Center at the Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)
Girum Abebe Tefera is a researcher and the Director for Micro and Sectoral Research Center at the Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI). He obtained Ph.D in Development Economics from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) in Tokyo, Japan. His main research interests are the applications of field experiments and behavioral economics to study the constraints that face enterprises and job seekers in developing countries.
Recent work by Girum Abebe
What are the barriers that hinder young people from getting jobs in Ethiopia and how can they be overcome?
Low-cost interventions that help young people search for employment can improve access to formal and stable jobs, raising equity in the labour market