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Tax Justice Tax Us If You Can. A report for the Tax Justice Network published in September 2005 setting out its manifesto for action. Richard
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Schäuble gets it wrong, even in hindsight

Monday, October 9th, 2017

As the FT notes this morning: Wolfgang Schäuble has warned that spiralling levels of global debt and liquidity present a major risk to the world
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A New Deal for Scotland

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

I spoke at the  COSLA  conference this afternoon. COSLA represents local authorities in Scotland. This was my second visit to their conference.  It was good to
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In defence of People's QE: my latest letter in the Guardian

Friday, September 29th, 2017

I have this letter in the Guardian this morning: Two comments on my letter concerning the use of People’s Quantitative Easing to buy out PFI (27 September) in
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Cutting the cost of PFI

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

From blog here to the lead Guardian letter for tomorrow’s paper: In your editorial (26 September) on John McDonnell’s proposal that PFI contracts be bought back
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People's QE is alive, and should be kicking into action sometime soon

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Victor Xing has an article in the FT today in which he discusses the now widely understood and adverse distributional consequences of QE that I
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The Bank of England admits monetary policy does not work

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Readers will recall my post that published correspondence between Glynn Worthington, who reads this blog, and the Bank of England. Based on my reply Glynn
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Risk and uncertainty: why gilts can be seriously overvalued

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

I wrote what I thought to be an entirely reasonable blog yesterday on why I think the next financial crisis will be more serious than
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Next time it will be different. That's because it will be much worse

Friday, September 15th, 2017

The Tax Justice UK to mark the tenth anniversary of the Northern Rock crisis at the Royal Society of Arts last night was fascinating. Prof
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