What are the socio-economic impacts of indirect taxation and how to use it in tax policy?

June 21, 2022, En ligne

Webinar of the French Inter-ministry Exchange and Coordination Platform on the Mobilisation of Domestic Public Resources (MRIP).


Introduction by FERDI.

  • Jon Jellema, GDN Fellow, Politique fiscale et développement: Indirect taxes incidence on inequality and poverty
  • Luther Massala, Director of Fiscal and Accounting Harmonisation at the CEMAC Commission: Tax coordination on excise duties in a regional integration area
  • Mario Mansour, Division chief, Tax policy Division, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF): Excise Taxes to Fight Obesity
  • Emilie Caldeira, Lecturer, Clermont Auvergne University (UCA) – Centre for Studies and Research on International Development (CERDI): VAT exemptions and equity

Moderated by Anne-Marie Geourjon, Program Manager at FERDI.