How Financial Transaction Taxes Make the Economy More Efficient
Date Written: 05/04/2017
Year Published: 2017
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX20635
The efforts to implement a financial transactions tax (FTT) within the European Union (EU) seem to be finally coming to a head. While the EU is far from unanimous in support of a FTT, an effort to implement a joint FTT has been moving forward for the last six years under a provision that allows ten or more countries to act collectively.