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.


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

Research programmes

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.

Research articles


Bezabih, M., Di Falco, S., and Mekonnen, A. February 2014. Is it the climate or the weather? Differential economic impacts of climatic factors in Ethiopia. Working Paper, Grantham Research Institute, London UK. Download PDF of paper| (478KB)

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