Tag Archives | the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • Since the Eisenhower administration, taxes on the rich have fallen from above 90% on the top bracket to the 30% range today, which does not include a multitude of tax avoidance schemes for the rich

    Progressive taxation for our times

    As developing countries struggle to cope with the pandemic, they risk being set back further by restrictive fiscal policies. These were imposed by rich countries who no longer practice them if they ever did. Instead, the global South urgently needs bold policies to ensure adequate relief, recovery and reform.