27 Mar – PhD Defence Meron Assefa Arega (HH)

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.

27 Mar – PhD Defence Meron Assefa Arega (HH)

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

Supervisor:
Professor Atle Guttormsen (Main supervisor)

Evaluation Committee:
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

Published 16. mars 2015 - 15:43 - Updated 23. mai 2017 - 19:22