Assefa Admassie

Assefa Admassie is Executive Director of the Ethiopian Economic Policy Research Institute of Ethiopian Economic Association and Adjunct Associate Professor at AAU. He served as Head of the Department of Economics and Coordinator of the MA program in Regional and Local Development Studies at AAU; and as consultant for the Economic Commission for Africa and FAO.  He is the recipient of first prize for outstanding research by the Global Development Network. He has published extensively.