Seneshaw Beyene

Seneshaw Tamru holds a PhD in Economics from KU Leuven. He specialises in Development Economics. In the past, he has worked for Ethiopian Strategic Support Program, a collaborative project between the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the Ethiopian Policy Studies Institute (PSI). Seneshaw has over 15 years of research experience on the Ethiopian economy. His research interests include development economics, agricultural value chains, markets and price analysis, applied micro-econometrics, and CGE based macro-economics.

Content by Seneshaw Beyene
  • Blog post

    Impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on vegetable value chains in Ethiopia

    Measures to contain COVID-19 are expected to have significant effects on food value chains—but with important differences between commodities. Horticultural products are expected to be especially vulnerable because of their seasonal labour requirements and high perishability. In a recent survey, Seneshaw Tamru, Kalle Hirvonen, and Bart Minten tried to assess immediate...

    14 May 2020 | Seneshaw Beyene, Kalle Kalle Hirvonen, Bart Minten