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Paul Dorosh

  • Division Director
  • International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), USA
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Paul A. Dorosh is the Division Director of the Development Strategy and Governance Division at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). He was the Deputy Division Director of IFPRI’s Development Strategy and Governance Division from June 2010 to April 2011. From August 2008 through June 2010, he was an IFPRI Senior Research Fellow and Program Leader of the Ethiopia Strategy Support Program in Addis Ababa. Paul worked at the World Bank from March 2003 to August 2008 as a Senior Economist with the Spatial and Local Development Team of the Finance, Economics and Urban Development Unit (2007-08) and Senior Rural Development Economist of the South Asia Rural and Agricultural Development Unit (2003-07). Prior to joining the World Bank, he worked for IFPRI as a research fellow and senior research fellow from 1997 to February 2003, serving as Chief of Party of the Food Management and Research Support Project in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 1997 to 2001. Other affiliations are: Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program in Washington, DC and Ithaca, New York, and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture in Ibadan, Nigeria. He has published research on agricultural markets, food policy, international trade, economy-wide modeling and the rural-urban transformation. He has lived and worked in Indonesia, Nigeria, Bangladesh and Ethiopia and has also conducted research in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Niger, Madagascar, Mozambique, and various other countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Mathematics from Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts; and a Masters Degree and Doctorate Degree in Applied Economics from the Food Research Institute, Stanford University, USA.

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Publications

A Disaggregated and Macro-consistent Social Accounting Matrix for Pakistan

  • Debowicz D
  • Dorosh P
  • Haider H
Journal of Economic Structures (2013)
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Food and agriculture in Ethiopia: Progress and Policy Challenges

  • Dorosh P
  • Rashid S
University of Pennsylvania Press (2013)
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Trade subsidies, export bans and price stabilization: Lessons of BangladeshIndia rice trade in the 2000s

  • Dorosh P
  • Rashid S
Food Policy (2013)
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Trade subsidies, export bans and price stabilization: Lessons of BangladeshIndia rice trade in the 2000s

  • Dorosh P
  • Rashid S
Food Policy (2013)
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Why Agriculture Remains a Viable Means of Poverty Reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Ethiopia

  • Dorosh P
  • Mellor J
Development Policy Review (2013)
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Professional experience

Division Director

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), USA

April 2011 - Present

DEPUTY DIVISION DIRECTOR / SR. RESEARCH FELLOW

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), USA

July 2010 - March 2011(8 months)

SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW / PROGRAM LEADER

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

August 2008 - July 2010(2 years)

SENIOR ECONOMIST, Spatial and Local Development Team & Finance, Economics and Urban Development Unit

The World Bank

February 2007 - August 2008(2 years)

SENIOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT ECONOMIST, South Asia Rural and Agricultural Development Unit

The World Bank

March 2003 - January 2007(4 years)

RESARCH FELLOW/ SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW

International Food Policy Research Institute

August 1997 - February 2003(6 years)

CHIEF OF PARTY / RESEARCH FELLOW, Food Management and Research Support Project

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

August 1997 - June 2001(4 years)

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ECONOMICS, Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program

Cornell Univeristy

April 1994 - August 1997(3 years)

ECONOMIST, Research Associate / Senior Research Associate Cornell

Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program

December 1988 - March 1994(5 years)

ECONOMIST (Post-Doctoral Fellow)

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), USA

January 1988 - December 1988(a year)

ECONOMIST (Rockefeller Post-Doctoral Fellow)

International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

January 1986 - December 1987(2 years)

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIST September 1984 BULOG/

Stanford University Corn Project

July 1983 - September 1984(a year)

ECONOMIC ANALYST

Dale Jorgenson Associates

August 1980 - August 1981(a year)

Education history

Ph.D., Applied Economics (Minor: Economics)

Food Research Institute, Stanford University

September 1983 - April 1986(3 years)

M.A., Applied Economics

Food Research Institute, Stanford University

September 1981 - June 1983(2 years)

Bachelor of Arts, Applied Economics

Harvard College

September 1976 - June 1980(4 years)