The G8, like the G20 - or the UN for that matter - keeps conveying an impression of impotence, and far from being a “steering committee” of the world, looks like a divided and ineffective body. Why?
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The G8 offers an excellent opportunity to reset the debate on tax and achieve a step-change in helping developing countries to raise tax revenues explains Dirk Willem, ODI.
The growth in foreign ownership in the UK is something to be welcomed, not feared. Foreign firms increase competition and help disseminate new ideas as local firms copy business methods and innovation.
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