Francophone African Hub Researcher
Maïmouna Diakité is TJN’s Francophone African Hub Researcher. Based in Dakar, Senegal, she works on TJN’s Financial Secrecy Index and Corporate Tax Haven Index projects. A PhD Candidate in Economics at CERDI (University of Clermont Auvergne, France), she specialises in fiscal affairs and applied econometrics. Before joining TJN, she gained experience in domestic revenue mobilisation in developing countries (in the areas of tax harmonisation, efficiency of VAT systems and taxation of extractive industries revenue) at the Commission of West African Economic and Monetary Union, the Tax Policy Division of the International Monetary Fund and more recently as a Consultant Economist for the World Bank.