Policy Brief: Households’ valuation of power outages in urban Ethiopia

How much value do urban households attach to the avoidance of power outages? Do these values differ across household poverty categories? We provide insights on the value urban households attach to different characteristics of power outages and differences across household poverty categories in Ethiopia by applying discrete choice experiment and contingent valuation methods.

Alemu Mekonnen , Tensay Hadush Meles, Marc Jeuland, Abebe D. Beyen, Sied Hassen, Subhrendu K. Pattanayak, Samuel Sebsibie , Thomas Klug