Harriet Conron

Harriet Conron is a Country Economist for the IGC Uganda team. She holds an MA in International and Development Economics from the Australian National University. Before joining the IGC she was an ODI Fellow in Ghana’s Ministry of Finance, where she assisted with quantitative analysis of the tax system. Previously, she worked for the Australian Treasury on pensions and tax modelling.

Content by Harriet Conron
  • Project

    Policy implementation in Uganda

    Implementing government policies is essential to recover from the economic ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic and to foster economic growth through evidence-based policies. Anecdotal evidence and broad-based indices (e.g., World Bank Governance Indicators) strongly suggest that policy implementation is lacking in most sub-Saharan African countries. Reasons possibly...

    10 Sep 2021 | Harriet Conron, Jakob Rauschendorfer, Priya Manwaring, Albert Musisi