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Mahmud Yesuf Assoc Professor Department of Economics

Mahmud Yesuf
(202) 885-3689
CAS - Economics
Kreeger - G13
Econ 361 M 10:00-11:00
Econ 379 Th 11:00-12:00 and F 2:00-3:00
Econ 623 & 624 M and W 3:00-4:00
Professor Yesuf’s expertise are development economics, natural resource and environmental economics, and applied micro-econometrics. His research focuses on the interface between economics and natural resource management issues in the context of smallholder agriculture in developing countries. These include smallholder agricultural behavior and decisions, sustainable land management, agricultural technology adoption, food security issues, behavioral economics and experiments in the context of smallholder agriculture, environmental valuation, climate change economics, and gender studies. He has an international teaching and research experience working on various projects with the World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Africa. He has taught classes in principles of Microeconomics, Environmental Economics, Survey of African Economies, Senior Research Seminar, Economic Development, and Applied Econometrics.
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Spring 2023

  • ECON-322 Applied Econometrics I

  • ECON-379 Economics of Environmental Pol

  • ECON-623 Applied Econometrics I

Summer 2023

  • ECON-200 Microeconomics

  • ECON-200 Microeconomics

  • ECON-624 Applied Econometrics II

Fall 2023

  • ECON-150 Economics for Business

  • ECON-480 Senior Research Seminar

  • ECON-623 Applied Econometrics I