Martha Nangolo is an IPPR Research Associate whose recent work has been focused on fiscal transparency, budgetary analysis, extractive industry governance, and elections. She is also part of the IPPR’s fact-checking project. She previously contributed to the updating of the Guide to the Namibian Economy (2017 edition), helped carry out the World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Survey, and participated in research on livestock marketing channels in Namibia’s northern communal areas. In 2019, she also undertook research about public attitudes towards tax. She holds a bachelors degree in Economics and a postgraduate Honours degree in Business Administration from the Namibia University of Science and Technology.