Nikita Aggarwal is a DPhil candidate at the Faculty of Law and a Research Associate at the Oxford Internet Institute. Her research focuses on the interaction of law and emerging technologies, with a particular interest in the regulation of machine learning systems. Prior to this, she was an attorney in the legal department of the International Monetary Fund, where she advised on financial sector law reform in the Euro area and worked extensively on initiatives to reform the legal and policy frameworks for sovereign debt restructuring. She previously practiced as an associate with Clifford Chance LLP, where she specialized in EU financial regulation and sovereign debt restructuring. She earned an LLB (Hons) from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University of London.   


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