Dr. Toyin Samuel OLOWOGBON is an Agricultural Economist with the Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Empowerment. OLOWOGBON, Toyin holds a Master’s and Ph.D. Degrees in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. He is passionate about engaging development studies as a tool for evidence-based policymaking and advocacy in the development sector. He has ample hands-on experience in experimental economics, designing and analyzing impact evaluations with a bias for climate change, agricultural health, rural development, development economics, and social protection interventions. He has over 14 years of professional experience in his area of research interest. He has published widely in local and international academic outlets. He has served as Principal Investigator on several funded projects. He is also a referee for several reputable journals, including the World Development Journal, the International Journal of Development Issues, and the Agricultural Safety and Health Journal. He is a 2019 Winner of the Young African Innovators (West Africa) Award by RUFORUM, a 2019 Winner of the YALI Alumni Innovative Fund (YAIF) by USAID, and a 2020 Young African Researchers in Agriculture Research Grant Awardee. 2021 Green Talent Awardee by the German Ministry of Education and Research. 2021 Winner of the Roddenberry Foundation Catalyst Grant for Bold Idea.
Links to published works
- S. national bureau of economic research (NBER) working paper series found at http://www.nber.org/papers/w26043.
- Prevalence and exposure to ergonomic risk factors among Nigerian crop farmers with Babatunde, R.O, Asiedu E., and Yoder, A. M (2021). Sci. 2021, 11, 11989 https://doi.org/10.3390/app112411989/
- Agrochemical Health Risks Exposure and Its Determinants: Empirical Evidence among Cassava Farmers in Nigeria with Babatunde, R.O, Asiedu E., and Yoder, A. M (2020) Journal of Agromedicine. https://doi.org/10.1080/1059924X.2020.1816239