Solomon Mosisa Gofere is a second year student in the PhD program in Sustainable Development.  He has BA in Economics from Addis Ababa University and has also completed MPA in Economic Policy Management at Columbia University before joining the PhD program.  Solomon has a worked as a researcher for the National Bank of Ethiopia and Ethiopian Economics Association for over three years. He has also briefly held an academic position at the Department of Economics of Addis Ababa University where he taught economics and statistics courses in the undergraduate program of the department.

Solomon’s research interest spans the fields of environmental, health and development economics.