Dr. Hassen Wako PhD
4. Governance and institutions
5. Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Sustainability Transitions
7. Social Protection
3. Economic Complexity and Innovation
Hassen Wako holds PhD in Economics from UNU-MERIT/Maastricht University (2018), and MSc in Economics (Economic Policy Analysis) (2008) & BA in Economics (2004) from Addis Ababa University. He is currently a lecturer at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Economics. He had previously taught a range of undergraduate and graduate courses at both Maastricht University and Jimma University, and co-supervised master’s theses at Erasmus University Rotterdam. He has published in Review of Development Economics and other journals. His research interest lies in economic development, with focus on the interplay between development, economic globalization and institutions. He is also interested in applied econometrics.