Dr. Bizuayehu Bedane is an Adjunct Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics, The Catholic University of America. Currently, he is teaching Intermediate Microeconomics, Intermediate Macroeconomics, and Principles of Economics. Previously, he holds a visiting Assistant Professor of Economics position at Washington College. He also worked as a consultant at the World Bank.
Dr. Bedane received his Ph.D. from Southern Illinois University in Economics and his Masters of Arts from Vanderbilt University in Economics. Dr. Bedane also completed his Masters of Science and BA degree, both in economics, from Addis Ababa University. He specialized in Development Economics, International Trade and Finance, and Monetary Economics.
His research interest is in the field of development economics, applied microeconomics, and Monetary Economics. His current research focuses on credit markets, remittance, poverty, inequality, household’s welfare, and debt. Currently, Dr. Bedane is working on a research entitled ‘the effect food price rise on nutritional outcome’ financed by the African Economic Research Consortium.