Vanessa van den Boogaard
Vanessa van den Boogard

Vanessa van den Boogaard is a political scientist specialising in the politics of taxation and informal taxation, the political economy of development, and conflict and state building processes. She is a research fellow at the International Centre for Tax and Development, where she co-leads the research programme on informality and taxation.


Articles by Vanessa van den Boogaard


woman flower vendor at a market in Vellore

December 17, 2020
Women don’t value their own work
What happens when informal workers devalue their contributions to the economy?