Financial regulation and inequality in the global development agenda

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Nov 12, 2012

Movements like “Occupy Wall Street” have brought to attention the role of the financial sector in bolstering the fortunes of “the 1 %”. That inequality could not be reduced without dramatic reforms of financial regulation seems a no-brainer. But should financial regulation be part of the global development framework that will replace the Millennium Development Goals? And how? See the answers given by Center of Concern staff Aldo Caliari in this paper submitted for the post-2015 consultation on inequality.