Yohannes Girma Asefa (PhD)

Full Name Yohannes Girma Asefa(PhD)
Academic Rank Assistant Professor
Education Background
  • PhD in agricultural economics program from Wolaita Sodo University starting from 2019 to 2023 G.C
  • MSc degree in Agricultural Information and Communication management program at Haramaya University from October 2016 to June 2017 G.C. 
  • BSc degree from Addis Ababa University in agricultural economics program from September 2013 to June 2015 G.C.
Working Experience
  • Assistant Professor starting from 2024 to now
  • He served in Injibara University as head department of agricultural economics from 2018 to 2019 G.C.
Research Interest
  • Value chain analysis
  • Agricultural extension
  • Technology transfer
  • Resource economics
  • Operations research
  • Risk analysis
  • Agricultural information use
  • Economic efficiency
  • Climate change and sustainable development
  • He did operate software such as SPSS, STATA, GAMS, Atlas, Nvivo, Thematic, Revman, CMA, Eviews and R Package
  1. Girma Y, Kuma B. & Bedemo A. Risk Aversion and Perception of Farmers about Endogenous Risks:An Empirical Study for Maize Producers in Awi Zone, Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Journal of Risk and Financial Management. 2023; 16(2):87.https://doi.org/10.3390/jrfm16020087
  2. Yohannes, G. (2022) Credit access and agricultural technology adoption nexus in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Agriculture & Food Research, 10:1-8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jafr.2022.100362
  3. Yohannes Girma & Adi Kelil (2021) Mobile phone and beef cattle marketing: The case of Girar Jarso district of Oromia region, Ethiopia, Cogent Food & Agriculture, 7:1-13. https://doi.org/10.1080/23311932.2021.1911032
  4. Yohannes Girma & Berhanu Kuma. (2022) A meta analysis on the effect of agricultural extension on farmers’ market participation in Ethiopia Journal of Agriculture and Food Research 7:1-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jafr.2021.100253
  5. Kelil Adi. & Yohannes, Girma. (2021) Econometric Analysis of Dairy Farmer’s Access to Agricultural Information in Ada’a District. J Agri sci. 12:1-4. ISSN: 2593-9173
  6. Yohannes Girma & Abebaw Abebe. (2019). ICTs and Agricultural Marketing in Africa: A Review. Information & Knowledge Management 9(10): 26-35. DOI:10.7176/IKM/9-10-02
  7. Yohannes Girma & Adi Kelil. (2021). Agricultural Commercialization of Smallholder Farmers in Ethiopia: A Review. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development, 12(13):26-35. DOI:10.7176/JESD/12-13-04

College: Agriculture, Food and Climate Science

Department: Agricultural Economics 

Email Address: girmayohannes86@gmail.com

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