The Task Force on Financial Integrity & Economic Development is advised by its Economist Advisory Council, an elite team of PhD economists who work in relevant fields. The Economist Advisory Council is comprised of: Dr. Guttorm Schjelderup, Chair
In August 2009, France and Switzerland amended their tax treaty. The new treaty stated that the two countries would from now on exchange upon request all information necessary for tax enforcement, including bank information otherwise protected by Swiss bank secrecy laws. In the following months, one of France’s richest persons...
Banking is not something that many people give a great deal of thought to, at least not until they have to make a financial decision that really matters. For many Americans, deciding where they will bank is often little more than an afterthought. And in...