Bathusi Gabanatlhong MSc


Position: Ph.D. Candidate
Field of interest: Public Finance, Taxation, Development Economics
Membership: European Economic Integration and Economic Policy, PhD Candidates


Email: 89673214 [AT] fsv [DOT] cuni [DOT] cz
Phone: +420 774 096 516
Available: by appointment

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PhD study

Tutor: doc. Petr Janský Ph.D.

Studying from: 2021
PhDr examination:
Final exam:
Dissertation Proposal defence: 2023/24
Dissertation defence: 2024/25

Current work:
Teaching Assistantship
Economics of Global Business
Public Finance
Macroeconomics I

Dissertation topic:
Profit shifting behaviour of multinational corporations in developing countries

Disertation abstract:
This dissertation utilises confidential administrative data from developing countries; it estimates the scale of profit shifting in those countries and revenue losses. It also assesses the effectiveness of the OECD BEPS program in curbing profit shifting in low-income countries.

Optional courses:
Institutional Economics and Policy I
Institutional Economics and Policy II
Institutional Economics and Policy I



10/2016 - 09/2017 MSc Economics and Finance- Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK

02/2008 - 11/2011 BA Economics, Monash University -South Africa

Job history

11/2017 - 08/2021 Principal Economist Ministry of Finance
04/2015 - 08/2016 Economist Ministry of Finance
02/2012 - 03/2015 Assistant Economist Ministry of Finance
Research profiles

Extra activities

Member of Africa NCA Community of Practice

International Institute of Public Finance 2022
EEA-ESEM Congress 2022
Workshop on Illicit Financial Flows

Awards and prizes

MSc Finance Suite Student of the Year Award for the best overall performance in the MSc Finance suite -2017

African Union Fellowship 2021

Topics for supervision

Bachelor theses

I will be happy to supervise any thesis related to Public Finance and Development Economics. Please feel free to contact me.

Master theses

I will be happy to supervise any dissertation related to Public Finance and Development Economics. Please feel free to contact me.


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