Kindie Getnet is a Research Fellow in the Development Strategy and Governance Division. He joined IFPRI in August 2016 to support the World Bank-funded Integrated Food Policy Research Program (IFPRP) in Bangladesh. He has extensive experience in research and development activities. His previous work experience includes tenure as a Research Economist with the International Water Management Institute where he assessed the socioeconomic and biophysical aspects of sustainable food production, and Research Officer under IFPRI’s Ethiopia Strategy Support Program Phase I (ESSP I) where he assessed agricultural market dynamics. His research interests include agricultural and rural development policies, institutions, and governance.