Leo Baunach is the Director of the International Trade Union Confederation and Global Unions Office in Washington, D.C., which advocates for reforming multilateralism and a development model that benefits working people everywhere.
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Monday, November 04, 2019
World Bank Rankings Promote Deregulation at the Expense of Working People
Through its annual Doing Business rankings, the World Bank promotes blindly deregulatory measures, including a race to the bottom on taxes and fewer protections for workers. In the recently released 2020 edition, countries get high marks if they demonstrate a commitment to slashing regulations...