December 2009, Dean Baker, Robert Pollin, Travis McArthur, and Matt Sherman


This joint report by CEPR and the Political Economy Research Institute (University of Massachusetts, Amherst) gives an estimate of $177-354 billion in revenue that could be raised by taxing financial transactions in the United States.

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