Abdulaziz Behiru Shifa

Abdulaziz Behiru Shifa is an economics PhD Candidate at the Institute for International Economic Studies at Stockholm University. His research interests are economic growth, development and political economy. He holds a Masters in Social Economics from Copenhagen University and a Bachelors in Economics from Addis Ababa University.  

Content by Abdulaziz Behiru Shifa
  • Publication - Policy Brief

    Ugandan oil - a blessing or a curse? (Policy Brief)

    1 May 2013 | John Hassler, Per Krusell, Abdulaziz Behiru Shifa, Daniel Spiro

  • Publication - Working Paper

    Ugandan oil - a blessing or a curse? (Working Paper)

    31 Mar 2013 | John Hassler, Per Krusell, Abdulaziz Behiru Shifa, Daniel Spiro

  • Project

    Fiscal Strategy Incorporating Oil

    This paper addresses a number of macroeconomic concerns facing a devel- oping country that falls upon a large stock of a valuable natural resource. Our focus is on Uganda, on whose territory substantial amounts of oil were recently discovered. Although this rather unexpected event is likely to affect the lives of many— in fact, arguably most— Ugandans, history is full of...

    1 Apr 2012 | Per Krusell, Marguerite Duponchel, John Hassler, Abdulaziz Behiru Shifa, Daniel Spiro