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Time for Tobin?

On 25th March, the European Parliament’s Financial, Economic and Social Crisis (ECON) Committee met to discuss the feasibility of an EU-wide financial transaction tax (FTT), two weeks after MEPs voted 536-80 in favour of such a measure. Today, in the aftermath of the banking crisis and the anger it has caused, such a levy has… » read more

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