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"G20 leaders claim – with much self-satisfaction – that they are addressing the global tax-abuse problem, which deprives governments of $483 billion every year. But if the G20 is serious about rectifying the injustice of cross-border tax _...Read More_
"G20 leaders claim – with much self-satisfaction – that they are addressing the global tax-abuse problem, which deprives governments of $483 billion every year. But if the G20 is serious about rectifying the injustice of cross-border tax _...Read More_
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"Heads of state and government from the world's largest economies will have plenty on their plate at this year's G20 summit in Rome on October 30-31. But with the COVID-19 pandemic still raging, it is clear what their immediate priorities _...Read More_
"Heads of state and government from the world's largest economies will have plenty on their plate at this year's G20 summit in Rome on October 30-31. But with the COVID-19 pandemic still raging, it is clear what their immediate priorities _...Read More_
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"US and other rich countries must allocate more to make vaccines available to low- and middle-income countries"
"US and other rich countries must allocate more to make vaccines available to low- and middle-income countries"
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Australia increased its fossil fuel subsidies by 48% from 2015-19 Canada’s support rose by 40% and that from the US by 37% UK subsidies fell by 18% over that time but still stood at $17bn in 2019
Australia increased its fossil fuel subsidies by 48% from 2015-19 Canada’s support rose by 40% and that from the US by 37% UK subsidies fell by 18% over that time but still stood at $17bn in 2019
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"Move intended to defuse US criticism and smooth path to final agreement"
"Move intended to defuse US criticism and smooth path to final agreement"
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The economists’ letter says shares, bonds, derivatives and foreign exchange are “seriously under-taxed” and the time is right for the richest to make a greater contribution to those in need.
The economists’ letter says shares, bonds, derivatives and foreign exchange are “seriously under-taxed” and the time is right for the richest to make a greater contribution to those in need.
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"Building the global economy we want and need post-COVID requires a far more ambitious and creative use of the institutions we have."
"Building the global economy we want and need post-COVID requires a far more ambitious and creative use of the institutions we have."
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As a result of the crisis, developing-country debt rose from an average of about 40 percent of GDP to over 60 percent.
As a result of the crisis, developing-country debt rose from an average of about 40 percent of GDP to over 60 percent.
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Not just Ireland but the world. I sense they are acutely aware that as everything becomes digital, companies are less likely to be inclined to stay in countries like the US when they now can go shopping for better rates and services. _...Read More_
Not just Ireland but the world. I sense they are acutely aware that as everything becomes digital, companies are less likely to be inclined to stay in countries like the US when they now can go shopping for better rates and services. _...Read More_
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"With dozens of low- and middle-income countries facing debt distress and compounding risks from climate change, continuing to delay inevitable sovereign-debt restructurings will have dire consequences. Despite the growing risks, the G20's _...Read More_
"With dozens of low- and middle-income countries facing debt distress and compounding risks from climate change, continuing to delay inevitable sovereign-debt restructurings will have dire consequences. Despite the growing risks, the G20's _...Read More_
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The G20's common framework for sovereign debt is a necessary and overdue first step toward addressing the fiscal crisis triggered by COVID19 in developing countries. Unlike the G20's previous response to the COVID19 debt crisis, the new _...Read More_
The G20's common framework for sovereign debt is a necessary and overdue first step toward addressing the fiscal crisis triggered by COVID19 in developing countries. Unlike the G20's previous response to the COVID19 debt crisis, the new _...Read More_
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G20 leaders meet this weekend to discuss the unprecedented challenges of the pandemic, and the resulting economic recession. One key issue they will discuss is how to secure financial stability by enhancing a global safety net.
G20 leaders meet this weekend to discuss the unprecedented challenges of the pandemic, and the resulting economic recession. One key issue they will discuss is how to secure financial stability by enhancing a global safety net.
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