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Haileselassie Medhin


Haileselassie Medhin
+46 31 786 1265

Room number: E-607
Postal Address: Box 640, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1, E-huset , 41124 Göteborg

Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
405 30 Göteborg

Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 405 30 Göteborg

About Haileselassie Medhin

Haileselassie Medhin is a Research Fellow at the Department of Economics at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. He is also the Director of the Environment and Climate Research Center (ECRC) at the Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Ethiopia. He led the establishment of ECRC at EDRI, and saw through the center’s rapid expansion. He completed his PhD in Economics from the University of Gothenburg in 2013. His research focuses on the application of behavioral and experimental economics on issues of environment and development.

On other web sites

Research areas

  • Behavioral and Experimental Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Development Economics

Teaching areas

  • Econometrics (lab)

Selected publications

Thanks but no thanks: A new policy to reduce land conflict
Dufwenberg, Martin, Köhlin, Gunnar, Medhin, Haileselassie, Martinsson, Peter
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 77, s. 31-50, 2016

Does Positional Concern Matter in Poor Societies? - Evidence from a survey experiment in rural Ethiopia
Akay, Alpaslan, Martinsson, Peter, Medhin, Haileselassie
World Development, 40, s. 428-435, 2012

Positional Concerns among the Poor: Does Reference Group Matter? Evidence from Survey Experiments
Akay, Alpaslan, Andersson, Lisa, Martinsson, Peter, Medhin, Haileselassie
Journal of African Economies, 23:5, s. 673-699, 2014

Attitudes toward uncertainty among the poor: An experiment in rural Ethiopia
Akay, Alpaslan, Martinsson, Peter, Medhin, Haileselassie, Trautmann, S.
Theory and Decision, 73:3, s. 453-464, 2012

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Stake effects on ambiguity attitudes for gains and losses
Ranoua Bouchouicha, Peter Martinsson, Haileselassie Medhin, Ferdinand M. Vieider
Theory and Decision, Journal article 2017
Journal article






Soil Conservation and Small Scale Food Production in Highland Ethiopia: A Stochastic Metafrontier Approach
Haileselassie Medhin, Gunnar Köhlin
Agricultural Investment and Productivity - Building Sustainability in East Africa (eds. R. Bluffstone and G. Köhlin), Washington, D.C., RFF Press, Chapter in book 2011
Chapter in book

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