Financial Transaction Taxes

Stephany Griffith-Jones and Avinash Persaud, February 2012.

The introduction of a financial transaction tax in Europe could benefit the European economy and raise the level of growth, according to a new study written by two prominent economists, Professors Stephany Griffith-Jones and Avinash Persaud.

This paper was prepared for – and presented to – the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in 6th February 2012.

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