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Mahmud Yesuf Associate Professor Economics

Contact
Send email to Mahmud Yesuf
(202) 885-3689
CAS - Economics
Kreeger - G08
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
Bio
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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Teaching

Summer 2020

  • ECON-623 Applied Econometrics I

  • ECON-623 Applied Econometrics I

Fall 2020

  • ECON-150 Economics for Business

  • ECON-200 Microeconomics

  • ECON-624 Applied Econometrics II

Spring 2021

  • ECON-200 Microeconomics

  • ECON-379 Economics of Environmental Pol

  • ECON-623 Applied Econometrics I