Professor Stephany Griffith-Jones studies reform of the international and national financial architecture. She has written or edited twenty-five books and numerous articles. She has advised many governments and international organizations.
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Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Robin Hood Had The Right Idea: Why The Left Needs To Deliver On The Financial Transaction Tax
A financial transaction tax (FTT) — a charge on the buying and selling of stocks, bonds and derivatives — is an idea with widespread support amongst leading academics, many politicians and, most importantly, citizens. It was initially proposed by Maynard Keynes, the greatest economist of the...