July 26, 2011 / Ethiopia The just concluded 9th international conference convened by the Ethiopian Economic Association in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia brought together over 500 experts from different regions to debate on imminent issues affecting the economy of the country.
January 25, 2010 / Ethiopia The paradox facing agricultural policy in Ethiopia was neatly encapsulated in this statement by Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, in 2000: "The agricultural sector remains our Achilles heel and source of vulnerability. … Nonetheless, we remain convinced that agricultural based development
January 25, 2010 / Ethiopia A major focus of our work on Ethiopia explores in some depth alternative policy prescriptions that have been proposed and/or are being implemented for Ethiopian agriculture. Note that we understand agriculture to include a range of crop-based (smallholder and commercial