Abdi Yuya Ahmad defended his PhD thesis

On the 10th of January Abdi Yuya Ahmad successfully defended his PhD thesis with the title “Firm-level learning and performance in the manufacturing sector of Ethiopia”. Congratulations to Abdi.

The subject of Abdi's lecture was “The Role of manufacturing in Ethiopia’s development strategy: Firm level knowledge accumulation and economic performance”.

Members of the assessment committee were:

  • Professor Bengt-Åke Lundvall, Dep. of Business and Management (chairman), AAU
  • Associate Professor Martin Srholec, Lund University, Sweden
  • Professor Abdelkader Djeflat, Clerse, University de Lille, France

Head of department Birgitte Gregersen chaired the defence, and afterwards a small refreshment was served.