I am an economist, mainly interested in experimental, behavioral and environmental economics. I am also interested in technology, mainly AI and machine learning. Check out my works and life in academia.
- It is Saturday morning, and I woke up earlier than I am used to. For my morning dopamine, I grabbed my phone and scrolled down my social media feeds a dozen times. Almost everything is exclusively about the colorful celebration of Meskel in Ethiopia. I am not sad but I am not happy either. I […] Read More »
- As Ethiopia sees off the ‘Old’ and welcomes the ‘New Year’, it may be common among many to plan to change their lives in one way or another. I sometimes wonder if there is such a thing as ‘old’ or ‘new’ a time slot, i.e. what is essentially ‘new’ in a New Year? What makes […] Read More »
- One of the most exciting experiences I got during my PhD study is the field work I had in Ethiopia in 2016. I call it the 'open-air lab' as it was, functionally, a laboratory. I will write the full story of the field work. Read More »