Kassahun Melesse

Assistant Professor
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Office: 541-737-1423

Ballard Extension Hall

Ballard Extension Hall 232B

2591 SW Campus Way

2591 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Fields: International Development, Agricultural Economics, Applied Econometrics

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At OSU
Affiliated with: 
Applied Economics
Courses Taught: 

AEC 611: Advanced Microeconomic Theory 

AEC 643: Advanced Topics in Development Economics 

Headquarters: 
OSU Main Campus
Biography

Kassahun joined the Department of Applied Economics at Oregon State University in September 2015 as an Assistant Professor. His research employs economic theory, advanced statistical and numerical methods to analyze development problems aimed at informing public policy to raise standard of living and reduce global poverty. Kassahun completed his PhD degree in Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of California, Davis and holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration in International Development from Harvard University. He also holds BA and MSc degrees in economics from Addis Ababa University