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View Resource Capital Controls: Tobin Tax

The Halifax Initiative, a coalition of social groups advocating financial institution reform worldwide, provides this clearinghouse on the debate and passage of the Tobin tax, named after Nobel prize-winning economist James Tobin. Canada adopted the taxation on all transactions in international financial markets on March 23, 1999. Press clips, factsheets, and background information on this...

http://www.halifaxinitiative.org/content/faqs-tobin-tax