Visited: Fall, 2016
Dagim is currently a PhD candidate of Economics at the Department of Food and Resource Economics at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. He obtained MSc degree (Cand.Scient.Oecon) in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics from University of Copenhagen and has a BA degree in Economics from University of Gondar, Ethiopia. He also attended in the Msc program, Economics (Economic policy analysis) at Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. During his stay at UC Berkeley, he is mainly interested in applying impact evaluation techniques to provide insights in health, environment, agriculture, development, and gender empowerment. His faculty mentor is Ethan Ligon, and his PhD mentor is Megan Lane in the department of Agriculture and Resource Economics.