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  • Ms Mona Barake
    Postdoctoral Researcher
    EU Tax Observatory


Mona Barake is a post-doctoral researcher at the EU Tax Observatory and plays a leading role in exploiting the country-by-country data that are becoming available for a growing number of sectors and countries globally. She has just completed her PhD at the University of Paris I. Her research is devoted to tax havens and tax avoidance. In her thesis, Mona has conducted pioneering work using newly available data on the country-by-country accounts of European banks to estimate how much profits these banks shift to tax havens.