Goytom Abraha Kahsay is an Assistant Professor at the department of Food and Resource Economics, Copenhagen University. Previously he worked as a postdoc at the Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) and assistant lecture at the University of Gondar. He obtained Ph.D in Environmental and Resource Economics from the University of Copenhagen in 2015.


His research focuses on incentives, institutions, and behavior in the areas of Environmental and Resource Economics, Agricultural Economics and Development Economics.

  • Natural resource management

  • Consumption goods

  • Climate change mitigation and adaptation

  • Impact evaluations

  • Lab and field experiments