Haileselassie Medhin

Haileselassie Medhin

DirectorEnvironment and Climate Research Center (ECRC), Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI)

Research Fellow
Haileselassie Medhin

Dr. Haileselassie Medhin is the Director of the Environment and Climate Research Center (ECRC) at the Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), a center that supports the implementation of Ethiopia’s climate resilient and green growth policies with policy-oriented research, impact evaluation and overall knowledge management. He is also a Research Fellow at the Department of Economics at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Dr. Medhin coordinated the establishment of ECRC, and saw through the center’s rapid expansion. He completed his PhD in Economics from the University of Gothenburg in 2013. His research focuses on the application of behavioral and experimental economics on issues of environment and development. Dr. Medhin has published in top field journals such as the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management and World Development