Dr. Lemlem T. Habtemariam

PostDoc
Habtemariam

Contact

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
T +49 (0)331 288 20761
lemlem.habtemariam[at]pik-potsdam.de
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam

Lemlem T. Habtemariam is a postdoctoral researcher in the working group of Adaptation in Agricultural Systems and in the FutureLab Inequality, Human Well-Being and Development. She received her PhD from the Technical University of Munich chair of Agricultural Production and Resource Economics. Her research interest is in agricultural economics.  In her research, she mainly uses household surveys and applies econometrics methods.

  • Economics of climate change
  • Extreme weather and  inequality
  • Economic evaluation of adaptation measures in agriculture
  • Agricultural insurance and climate resilience
  • Agricultural technology adoption decisions and impact analysis

  • Habtemariam LT, Gandorfer M and Kassa GA. 2019. Risk experience and smallholder farmers’ climate change adaptation decision. Climate and Development. DOI: 10.1080/17565529.2019.1630351.
  • Habtemariam LT, Mgeni C., Mutabazi K. and Sieber S. 2019.The Farm Income and Food security Implications of Fertilizer Micro-dosing and Tied-ridge Technologies under Semi -arid Environment. Journal of Arid Environments. 166, 60-67
  • Habtemariam LT, Kassa GA and Gandorfer M. 2017. Impact of climate change on farms in smallholder farming systems: yield impacts, economic implications and distributional effects. Agricultural systems. 152,58-66
  • Habtemariam LT, Gandorfer M, Kassa GA and Heissenhuber A. 2016. Factors Influencing Smallholder Farmers’ Climate Change Perceptions: A Study from Farmers in Ethiopia. Environmental Management. 58 (2), 343-358