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Rich Countries’ Double Standards on Taxation (José Antonio Ocampo, Project-Syndicate)

The last two years have thrown into sharp relief the structural injustices that underpin the global economy. As the COVID-19 pandemic drove an estimated 88-115 million people into extreme poverty, the world’s billionaires saw their wealth increase by more than 25%. And while countries in the Global North are now administering vaccine boosters, those in the Global South continue to struggle to secure even first doses for their populations.

Rich Countries’ Double Standards on Taxation by José Antonio Ocampo – Project Syndicate (project-syndicate.org)