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  • Adaptation and development

  • Mintewab Bezabih

    Research Officer

    Mintewab joined the the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment in November 2012.

    Her work at the Institute includes assessing small farmers’ opportunities and constraints to climate change adaptation, and studying the complementarities in weather insurance schemes and public safety net programs.

    Background

    Prior to joining the Institute, Mintewab worked as a Research Fellow in the University of Portsmouth and University of Sussex

    Research interests

    • Climate change and the productivity of agroecosystems;
    • Management of multispecies fisheries under the risk of collapse;
    • Land reform programs;
    • The performance of land markets and contracts;
    • Gender issues.
    ethiopia
    Working paper  1 February, 2014

    Is it the climate or the weather? Differential economic impacts of climatic factors in Ethiopia

    This paper assesses the distinct impacts of weather and climate change measures on agricultural revenue of farm households in the Amhara region of Ethiopia. This distinction … read more »

    2013

    Working paper  1 June, 2013

    Social capital, climate change and soil conservation investment: panel data evidence from the Highlands of Ethiopia

    The paper analyses the impact of climate change and local social networks on farmers’ soil conservation behaviour in the Central Highlands of Ethiopia. Farm household level … read more »

    2012

    Research article  27 November, 2012

    Crop biodiversity, productivity and production risk: Panel data micro-evidence from Ethiopia

    Bangwayo-Skeete, P. F., Bezabih, M. and Zikhali, P. (2012). Natural Resources Forum, 36: 263–273.

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