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Dr. Susana Ben Ohen


Agricultural Economics


Associate Professor


[email protected]

About Dr. Susana Ben Ohen

Ohen, Susana Ben (PhD) is an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics, a researcher and freelance consultant with interest in agricultural marketing, agribusiness and cooperative management. She is a member of the African Women Leaders in Agriculture and Environment (AWLAE) organisation and a Ford foundation grant scholar for the completion of thesis and dissertation award, 2006. Dr Susana Ohen has taught and supervised several research works both at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the field of agricultural economics and has published articles in reputable local and international journals. As part of her community development and research activities, she has been involved in several studies for donor sponsored programmes in different parts of Nigeria including conflict zones and has led teams with diverse technical capacities. She participated in the Baseline studies for the start-up of Fadama III World Bank project and the Community and Social Development Project. She was also the team lead for Fadama III Midline and End line evaluations. She has good skills in team management, and participatory data collection with profound experience in socioeconomic surveys, value chains analysis and project design, monitoring & evaluation. Dr Ohen has benefitted from the Netherlands fellowship programmes and has attended two fully sponsored courses; ‘Market Access for sustainable Development’ held in the Netherlands and ‘Enhancing entrepreneurship’ held in Ethiopia. She has also received several short terms trainings from international and national organisations like the United State Agency for international Development – Winrock International and Nigerian Strategy Support Programme (NSSP) of International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). She has good analytical skills in statistical and econometric soft wares like the Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS), Stata and Econometric Views complement her profile.

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S.B. Ohen, D.E. Ene, G.E. Umeze (2014). Resource Use Efficiency of Cassava farmers in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare 4 (2): 126-131
Ohen, S. B and Elemi, T. S (2017) Risk and Risk Management Practices of Rice Millers in Selected Local Government Areas in Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Economics, Management and Trade. 18(3): 1-10.
S.B. Ohen, G.E. Umeze, S.O. Abang (2014). Buyer-Seller Perceptions of Quality: A Case of Catfish Farmers and Wholesalers in Niger Delta, Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Research 9 (5):251-258
Girei, A.A, Ohen, S. B, Saingbe, N. D and Habila, A. (2018).Costs and Return Analysis in Poultry Egg Production in Lafia Local Government Area (LGA) of Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics and Sociology. 24(1): 1-10.
Girei A. A. Ohen S. B, Jimmy O.B (2016). Income Analysis of Farmers with and without Access to Credit in Southern Agricultural Zone, Nasarawa State, Nigeria International Journal of Environment, Agriculture and Biotechnology (IJEAB)1(4).
S.B. Ohen, S.O. Abang (2009). Economics of catfish farming in Rivers State, Nigeria. Academic Journal of Plant Sciences 2 (1):56-59
S.B. Ohen, G.E. Umeze, E.O. Inyang (2014) Consumer Purchasing Behaviour for Fruits and Vegetables among Civil Servants in Essien Udim Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Food Science and Quality Management 23:55-64
S.B. Ohen and E. A. Ajah (2015). Cost and return analysis in small scale rice production in Cross River State, Nigeria. International Research Journal of Agricultural Science and Soil Science 5(1): 22-27.
I .C. Idiong, E.E.Ekpe, H. M. Ndifon and Ohen, S.B (2000). Analysis of the trend in Hybrid oil palm cultivation by smallholder farmers in Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria. Nigerian Southeast Journal of Agricultural Economics/Extension, 2(1and2), 55-61.
G.E. Umeze, S.B. Ohen (2014). Performance of Micro Restaurant Enterprises in Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Science 6 (11):118-131
S.B. Ohen, G. Dixie (2007). Evaluating the supply chain for interregional aqua-cultured catfish trade in Nigeria. Global Journal of Agricultural Sciences 6 (1):5-10
Onuk E. G. Girei A. A. Ohen S. B. and Alaga M. H. (2017). Economic analysis of Yam-Cowpea intercropping system in Obi Local Government Area, Nasarawa State,Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Science and Practice. 2: 66-73.
S.B. Ohen, D.I. Agom, E.A. Ajah (2009). The Nature of Competition in Rice Marketing Systems in South Eastern Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Development 6(2):35-43
D.I. Agom, S.B. Ohen, K.O. Itam, N.N. Inyang (2012). Analysis of Technical Efficiency of Smallholder Cocoa Farmers in Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Management and Development 2 (3):177-185
Ohen, S.B (2017). “Structure, Conduct and Performance of fresh farmed catfish marketing system in Delta State, Nigeria.” IOSR Journal of Business and Management (IOSR-JBM), 19(9): 53–60.
S.B. Ohen, E.A. Etuk, J.A. Onoja (2013). Analysis of Market Participation by Rice Farmers in Southern Nigeria. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development 4 (7):6-11
Enenche, E.A, Ohen, S.B and Umeze, G. E (2014). The effect of Agricultural Credit Guarantee Scheme Fund (ACGSF) on Production Efficiency of Rural farmers in Benue State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research: D Agriculture and Vertinary, 14(10): 47-54
Etuk, E.A. Ohen, S.B (2017). "Revealed Comparative Advantage and competitiveness: The case of Palm oil Exports from Nigeria, Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire." IOSR Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Science (IOSR-JAVS) 10.7: 36-40.
S.B. Ohen (2009). Gender contributions to the rice marketing system in South East, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture and Social Research 9 (1):113-117
E.A.Ajah, S.B. Ohen, E. O. Eyo (2014). Comparative Assessment of Loan Utilization and Repayment by Small-scale Crop versus Poultry Farmers in Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Ecology 7 (1):38-49
D.I. Agom, R. Oji, I.C. Idiong, S.B. Ohen, (2009). Production function analysis of upland rice farmers in Imo State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Ecology 2 (2):156-166
Agom, D. I, S. B. Ohen, E.A. Etuk (2008). Resource use efficiency analysis of water leaf entrepreneurs in Calabar Municipality, Nigeria. The International Journal of Entrepreneurial Studies. 1 (1):12-27
E.A. Ajah, S. B. Ohen, I. A. Asuquo, G.F. Elemi (2013). Evaluation of the operational performance of the Nigerian agricultural cooperatives and rural development bank (NACRDB) in Cross River State. Global Journal of Agricultural Sciences 12: 101-144
I.C. Idiong, C.E .Onyenweaku, S.B. Ohen, D.I. Agom (2007). A stochastic frontier analysis of technical efficiency in swamp and upland rice production systems in Cross-River State, Nigeria Agricultural Journal 2 (2):299-305
S.B. Ohen, S.O. Abang, U.C. Undiandeye (2005). Marketing of Gnetum Africanum (Salad Leaf) in Boki local government area of Cross River State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Agricultural Sciences 4 (1):85-89
S.B Ohen, S.O Abang (2011). Evaluation of Price Linkages within the Supply Chain of Rice Markets in Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture and Social Research (JASR) 11 (1):156-163
Ohen S.B., Ekaette M.N. (2018). Logistic Operations And Managerial Performance Of Table Egg Entrepreneurs In Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Russian Journal Of Agricultural And Socioeconomic Sciences. 4(76):277-286
Ekaette, M. N, Ohen, S. B and Idiong, I.C (2018). Economic Efficiency in Table-Egg Agribusiness Enterprises in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. IOSR Journal of Economics and Finance (IOSR-JEF) 9(2): 36-45
Enimu, S. and S.B. Ohen (2017). Effects of membership homogeneity on the design and performance of formal agricultural micro credit fiancé groups in Delta State, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development. 5(6):649 – 657.
S.B. Ohen, G.E. Umeze, M.E. Cobham (2014). Determinants of Market Participation by Cucumber Farmers in Odukpani Local Government Area, Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development 5 (2):188-196
Ohen, S.B, Ofem, U.I, Arikpo D.N (2018) Efficiency of Cooperative Societies in Credit Delivery to Agricultural Enterprises in Yakurr Local Government Area, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Environmental and Agriculture Research (IJOEAR). 4(3):72-81
S.B. Ohen, S.O. Abang, I.C. Idiong (2007). Price transmission and market integration: vertical and horizontal price linkages for live catfish in Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture and Social Science 3(1):17-20

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