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Fifth Annual Amartya Sen Essay Prize 2018

This year, Global Financial Integrity and Academics Stand Against Poverty will be awarding the fifth annual Amartya Sen Prizes to the two best original essays on assessing the human impact of illicit financial flows out of Africa. Entered essays should be about 7,000 to 9,000 words long. There is a

Fifth International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable Development; 6-7 December 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

The Global Justice Program will once again participate in, and support, this annual conference. If you are interested in participating, you can find more information and can register for the conference at https://povertyconferences.com/.

Seminar Conversation with David Cay Johnston

In his 9 October 2017 visit to the Yale seminar on Justice, Taxes and Global Financial Integrity, David Cay Johnston discusses a wide range of relevant issues related to the tasks of achieving fairness in US corporate taxation and of protecting democratic decision making from undue corporate

Global Tax Fairness — but how? report from 'The Night Before Taxes', April 14 2016

GJP Fellow, Matti Ylönen, reports on the event ‘The Night Before Taxes’, April 14th 2016, Washington D.C. As tax justice issues are gaining ground in the international policy agenda, last week saw a publication of the new book, Global Tax Fairness, focusing on its key initiatives.‘We are now at the

Royal Honor for Senior GJP Fellow Jaap Spier

Jaap Spier, Senior Global Justice Fellow, recently received a High Royal Honor on the occasion of his retirement from the High Court of the Netherlands. It reflects his substantial contributions to the development of international tort law. In particular, it acknowledges his work towards the ‘Oslo

Global Justice Post-2015: Registration now open for GJP Annual Conference

Registration is now open for the Yale Global Justice Program, Global Financial Integrity, and Academics Stand Against Poverty 2015 conference, entitled ‘Global Justice Post-2015’, on Friday October 30 to Thursday November 1. This conference will bring together academics, policy makers, and

Give to the HIF today and your gift will be doubled

Dr. Theron Pummer, Lecturer in Philosophy and Co-Director of the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs at the University of St. Andrews, is celebrating his birthday by raising money for four highly effective charities working to improve the health of people living in extreme poverty,

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