About | Free Trial

Last Update

2009-10-14T00:00:00.000Z

This profile was last updated on // .

Is this you? Claim your profile.

Background Information

Employment History

Visiting Professor of Economics
McGill University

Senior Economist
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

President
Ethiopian Economic Association

Chair
Ethiopian Economic Association

Professor of Economics
Addis Ababa University

Teacher
Addis Ababa University

Affiliations

Founder
Ethiopian Economic Policy Institute

Board Member
Center for Economic Studies and Policy Analysis

Web References (20 Total References)


Scholars at Risk Network

www.scholarsatrisk.org [cached]

The Voices at Risk, Visions of Hope Speaker Series at IUPUI presents "The Challenge for Ethiopia", a lecture given by Dr. Befekadu Degefe on October 14, from 12:00 - 1:30 at the IUPUI Office of International Affairs (902 W. New York St., ES2132).

Befekadu Degefe is a visiting professor of economics from Ethiopia at McGill University as well as universities and research institutions in Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Kenya and Zambia. He has contributed extensive policy research and papers for the IMF, the World Bank, and various UN bodies. As chair of the Ethiopian Economic Association, he also founded the Ethiopian Economic Policy Institute responsible for numerous critical reports on the Ethiopian economy. He is the 2009-2010 "Rescued Scholar" in Residence at the The New School, New York.


Scholars at Risk Network

www.scholarsatrisk.org [cached]

The Voices at Risk, Visions of Hope Speaker Series at IUPUI presents "The Challenge for Ethiopia", a lecture given by Dr. Befekadu Degefe on October 14, from 12:00 - 1:30 at the IUPUI Office of International Affairs (902 W. New York St., ES2132). Befekadu Degefe is a visiting professor of economics from Ethiopia at McGill University as well as universities and research institutions in Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Kenya and Zambia. He has contributed extensive policy research and papers for the IMF, the...


Economic Focus Volume III Number 1

www.eeaecon.org [cached]

Befekadu Degefe - Senior Economist, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa


Speaker Bios | Johnnie Carson | ...

www.socres.org [cached]

Speaker Bios | Johnnie Carson | George B. N. Ayittey | Robert Bates | Agn├Ęs Callamard | William Easterly | Mwangi wa Githinji | Kelechi A. Kalu | Mwangi Kimenyi | Kristin McKie | Berhanu Nega | Dr. Arien Mack | Dr. Befekadu Degefe

...
Dr. Befekadu Degefe was Research Fellow in the Department of Economics at The New School for Social Research 2008-10. Professor Degefe taught economics at Addis Ababa University and served as external examiner and Visiting Professor in many universities in Africa between 1974 and 1991. He joined the UN Economic Commission for Africa as Senior Economic Affairs Officer and served as Team Leader and Lead Author of the Economic Report on Africa from 1994 to 2000. He was Director of the Center for Economic Studies and Policy Analysis from 2001 to 2005. He was a Visiting Research Fellow at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in 1996, consultant to the World Bank and UNDP, President of the Ethiopia Economic Association from 2000 to 2004 and was also on the Advisory Committee for African Journal of Economic Policy.


yourdomain.com :: View topic - Differences between CUD and TPLF

www.oromiannationalacademy.com [cached]

Dr. Befekadu Degefe is former professor of economics at Addis Ababa University where he taught for over twenty years while also contributing to the university's Institute of Development Research.He is chair of the Ethiopian Economic Association.

Similar Profiles

Other People with this Name

Other people with the name Degefe

Hiwot Degefe
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Solomon Degefe
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Solomon Degefe
Associated Air Center

Becky Degefe
Sabre International

Teshome Degefe
Ethiopian Airlines

Browse ZoomInfo's Business Contact Directory by City

Browse ZoomInfo's
Business People Directory

Browse ZoomInfo's
Advanced Company Directory