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RBW Alert: Who's Getting Wealthy in sub-Saharan Africa?

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Thu, May 22, 2014

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Source: RightingFinance

Who is really benefiting from wealth creation in sub-Saharan Africa? Alvin Mosioma, Director of Tax Justice Network-Africa, argues in his newest blog post on rightingfinance.org that while economies in the region are growing, the benefits from growth are disproportionately felt by the rich due to tax dodging and the inability of local authorities to combat such measures. As a result, inequality is growing, with minimal advances by the poor. Read more of his analysis of the implications of this problem and possible solutions:  http://www.rightingfinance.org/?p=824​​