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Berhanu  Abegaz

Professor of Economics, Founding Program Director Emeritus (2009-2012)

Office: Morton Hall 137A
Phone: 757-221-2379
Email: [[bxabeg]]
Webpage: {{}}

Areas of Specialization

Development, comparative economics, macroeconomics.


Berhanu Abegaz has a wide range of teaching interests in development, macroeconomics, comparative economics, and regional economic integration.  His research interests are also varied including industrialization, development planning, economic demography, reform in transition economies, political economy of decentralization, and African economic development.  He was a Senior Fulbright Scholar in Vietnam, 1995-96.

  • B.A., Princeton University

  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania