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Developing country issues in transfer pricing, focus of RBW-cosponsored meeting (June 2011)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Jun 13, 2011

Developing country issues in transfer pricing, focus of RBW-cosponsored meeting (June 2011)

On June 7-8, 2011, Center of Concern co-sponsored a meeting called Informal Discussion on "Practical Transfer Pricing Issues for Developing Countries. Among others, the meetings were attended by delegates from UN Missions, officials from tax authorities of developing countries, experts and practitioners. Other sponsors of the event were FES New York Office, UN-DESA Financing for Development Office and Christian Aid.

WTO: What You See Is Not What You Get (December 2010)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Dec 18, 2010

WTO: What You See Is Not What You Get (December 2010)

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With globalization, “What you see is not what you get” is one of the messages of a recently-launched WTO staff paper that, written by Andreas Maurer and Christophe Degain, aims at promoting a debate on the best way to measure trade flows.[1]

“The objective of official merchandise trade statistics is to describe adequately economic phenomena

Event: Innovative Financing for MDGs- A Precondition for Success (November 2010)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Nov 22, 2010

Event: Innovative Financing for MDGs- A Precondition for Success (November 2010)

Last September, the Ubuntu Forum held an event in New York, in the context of the UN MDGs +10 High Level Summit. The meeting, under the title of “Innovative financing for the MDGs, a precondition for success”, was organized in collaboration with the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and with the support of the United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS), the Center of Concern and SOLIDAR.