Laura Collinson is now a consultant at the Toronto office of the Boston Consulting Group having previously been an associate. Prior to this, Laura was an In-Country Economist in the International Growth Centre’s Rwanda country office. Before joining the IGC, she spent two years as an ODI Fellow in the Zambian Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry focussing on regional integration, trade facilitation and export incentives. She holds an MSc in Development Management from the London School of Economics, where her dissertation explored the political economy of Argentina’s bilateral investment treaties. She holds a BA in Economics from McMaster University, Canada, were she was part of the Arts and Science Programme.