PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Meron Assefa Arega, NMBU School of Economics and Business, will defend her PhD thesis: Food Prices in Sub-Saharan Africa: Four Essays on Grain Prices, Food Aid, Cross Border Trade and Fuel Prices, on 27.03.2015.
Norwegian title of thesis:
Matvareprisene i Afrika sør for Sahara: Fire essay om kornpriser, matbistand, handel over landegrensene og drivstoffpriser
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
Market versus non-market policies to tackle future climatic shocks in Africa
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday 27 March at 12:15
NMBU Tower Building, TU 101
Professor Atle Guttormsen (Main supervisor)
First opponent: Senior Research Fellow Dr Ephraim Nkonya, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington DC, USA
Second opponent: Associate Professor Atle Øglend, University of Stavanger, Norway
Coordinator: Professor Stein Terje Holden, NMBU School of Economics and Business
The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the UMB library.
Thesis number 2014:50, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1210-1