My research is often conducted in collaboration with international organisations and civil society groups, and I seek to influence governments’ tax policies using the findings I generate. In 2016, I was finalist in the Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC) Award for Outstanding Early Career Impact.

Policy reports

A selection of policy reports I have written is included on the publications page.


Here are some examples of policy engagement activities I’ve undertaken.

European Economic and Social Council, 2017
I spoke at a hearing on tax treaties and developing countries. Here are my slides:

UNCTAD World Investment Report 2015
I was an expert adviser on this report, which had a themed chapter on International Tax and Investment Policy Coherence.

Fiscal Affairs committee of the Danish parliament, 2015
I spoke at a hearing prompted by Denmark’s treaty with Ghana. Here are my slides:

Francophone Low-Income Country Finance Ministers’ network, 2015
I spoke via Skype at a workshop on fiscal policy priorities. Here are my slides:


As well as writing occasional articles on LSE’s Business Review and Public Policy blogs, I am sometimes quoted in the media. Here are some articles with my comments in them: