Rich corporations, poor Societies, lecture in Amsterdam

Radio Onda Italiana invites you for

belastingdienst

A lecture in English by

Rodrigo Fernandez (researcher of SOMO)

Followed by a debate with the public

Saturday 14 november 2015

 15-17 hrs

Het Spinhuis, Amsterdam

Never before were corporations more awash with cash, outside of a small group of corporate managers and shareholders hardly anyone is benefiting. On the contrary: corporate financial investments reinforce troubling trends of high unemployment, rising debts, inequality and fiscal austerity in Europe and the US and precarious and badly paid jobs in the Global South. To contribute to a more balanced and sustainable economy, multinational corporations should be forced by governments to pay their fair share in taxes, to pay decent wages and to  invest their cash reserves in productive rather than financial assets

For more information:

www.somo.nl

www.ondaitaliana.org

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