The Tobin Tax : A New Phase in the Politics of Globalisation ? *

@inproceedings{Patomki2000TheTT,
  title={The Tobin Tax : A New Phase in the Politics of Globalisation ? *},
  author={Heikki Patom{\"a}ki},
  year={2000}
}
  • Heikki Patomäki
  • Published 2000
Since the 1980’s, globalisation has become the theme of politics. Whether used by business analysts or social theorists, the term ‘globalisation’ has been associated with an expectation of a new era. In the opinion of the business analysts, this era is constituted by global free-flows of capitalist market economy producing ever more options and welfare; whereas social theorists would rather speak of reorganisation of ethical horizon and socio-political space and time. In both cases, the… CONTINUE READING