Economics. Environment. Geomatics. | PRIO.
Working experience: Research Assistant at the University of Oslo Department of Political Science.
Interested in Applied Econometrics, Macroeconomics and Political Economy. Self taught in R, Python and SQL.
University of Oslo
Was memeber of the Historical V-Dem team and an RA for Prof. Carl Henrik Knutsen. Was mainly responsible for coding historical data about various political institutions as national legislatures, dates and types of elections, as well as types of regional and local governments. Also assisted with data management for articles that are published in peer reviewed journals.
Dahlum, S., & Knutsen, C. H. (2017). Do Democracies Provide Better Education? Revisiting the Democracy–Human Capital Link. World Development, 94, 186-199.
Knutsen, C. H. (2015). Why democracies outgrow autocracies in the long run: Civil liberties, information flows and technological change. Kyklos, 68(3), 357-384.
Knutsen, C. H. (2015). Reinvestigating the reciprocal relationship between democracy and income inequality. Review of Economics and Institutions, 6(2), 37.
Knutsen, C. H., Kotsadam, A., Olsen, E. H., & Wig, T. (2017). Mining and local corruption in Africa. American Journal of Political Science, 61(2), 320-334.
Coppedge, M., Gerring, J., Knutsen, C. H., Lindberg, S. I., Skaaning, S. E., Teorell, J., … & Gjerløw, H. (2018). V-Dem Codebook v8.
Knutsen, C. H., Teorell, J., Cornell, A., Gerring, J., Gjerløw, H., Skaaning, S. E., … & Seim, B. (2018). Introducing the Historical Varieties of Democracy Dataset: Political Institutions in the Long 19th Century.
One year teaching experience for undergraduate students at the department of Land Resource Management and Environmental Protection.
Maichew Office of Agriculture
Six years working experience in various posts: Department head, Coordinator, SWC expert, and Field worker.
Norwegian University of Life Science (NMBU) – Economics.
Norwegian University of Life Science (NMBU) – International Environmental Studies
Mekelle University (MU) – Land Resource Management and Environmental Protection
Mekelle University (MU) – Economics
Ambo University – General Agriculture
Axum Comprehensive School.