The increasing prominence of growing inequality around the world has intensified the interest in global tax fairness. In most countries, the tax burden has shifted from large multinational corporations (MNCs) and wealthy elites to ordinary citizens and smaller firms. This problem has been exacerbated by the inability of the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) […]
ASAP is mobilizing its network to produce a series of expert policy papers on migration. In September 2016 there was a High-level Summit Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants. It brought States together to discuss how the global community should be responding to the larger numbers of people moving in the world. The impetus […]
This year, Academics Stand Against Poverty and Global Financial Integrity will be awarding the fourth annual Amartya Sen Prizes to the two best original essays on the moral assessment of tax dodging. Contributed essays should be of ca. 7,000 to 9,000 words. There will be a first prize of $5,000 and a second prize of […]
2016 was a dynamic year for the ASAP network, with exciting developments at the global level and among our growing network of chapters. ASAP Global ASAP Global held two successful conferences at Yale University: “The New Philanthropy: Effective Altruism and Beyond” (May 2016) and “New Topics in Global Justice” (October 2016). These conferences convened many […]
ASAP would like to invite those attending the 2017 ISA Conference in Baltimore to join us for dinner and discussion on Thursday, February 23rd at 7:00 pm at the Baltimore Hilton. Please contact Kathleen (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you’d like to attend.