Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Howell Zee
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2000
Keywords: withholding tax, Tobin tax, financial transactions tax, capital movements, short-term capital inflows, short-term capital
This paper proposes a price-based measure to mitigate the destabilizing impact of the volatility of global capital movements on the domestic economy of a country pursuing sound economic policies. The measure is a w...