Kwabena Krah is a recent PhD from the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Global Development. Kwabena’s research is centered on microeconomic questions related to poverty and agrarian change in low-income countries. His current work focuses on the relationship between crop price risk and smallholder land-use decisions, the development and functioning of land markets, and processes of agricultural technology adoption. He has worked with the World Bank and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) as a consultant. Kwabena holds a BSc. Agriculture and MSc. Agricultural Economics from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana, and Mississippi State University respectively.