Hillary Johnson is an impact evaluation specialist for World Bank funded projects in Togo. She obtained her Masters degree in International Development Economics from the University of Paris Dauphine in 2011 and a BA in International Affairs and French Literature from the George Washington University in 2008. Prior to working at the World Bank, she was a research assistant at LEDa-DIAL, a development economics research institution in Paris, France. Her areas of research have included social protection and obstacles to private sector development.
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