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.03% Tax on Wall Street Transactions would Raise $350 billion

Huffington Post have a great piece on one of the solutions to the US deficit and a way to slow down market transaction rates: a Tobin tax on financial transactions: WASHINGTON — A minuscule tax on financial transactions proposed by … Continue reading

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Agenda for Occupiers of Wall Street

Great little video blog from Nicholas Kristoff in today’s New York Times suggesting an agenda for the somewhat directionless Wall Street protestors:  http://video.nytimes.com/video/2011/10/02/opinion/100000001084589/advice-for-the-wall-street-protesters.html His suggested agenda that this blogger fully supports is: A Globally enforced Financial Transactions or Tobin tax … Continue reading

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