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UNU-WIDER shares latest DRM research at the IIPF 2022 Conference

UNU-WIDER presents research at the 78th Annual Congress of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF)

The International Institute of Public Finance 2022 conference 'Public Finance in Emerging Economies' takes place 10-12 August in Linz, Austria.

The conference showcases recent research and features panel discussions on current topics on public finance in developing countries.

Several WIDER researchers will present their work at the programme. Kwabena Adu-Ababio presents the paper Microsimulation Approaches To Studying Shocks And Social Protection In Selected Developing Economies, Rodrigo Oliveira presents his work on the role of tax and benefit rescue packages for poverty and inequality in Africa amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Kyle McNabb presents working paper Tax effort revisited: new estimates from the Government Revenue Dataset, and Jukka Pirttilä shares findings in the paper The Effects of a Risk-Based Approach to Tax Examinations: Evidence from Tanzania.