GLOBAL JUSTICE PROGRAM

at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale

 

Led by Professor Thomas Pogge, the Global Justice Program at Yale is an interdisciplinary group that works on the assessment and reform of global institutional arrangements. For more information about the Program, people working in and and affiliated with the Program, and the Projects that our members and affiliates are engaged in, use the above links.

News

Pogge Co-edits Special Issue on Global Tax Justice

Concerns over extreme poverty and inequality have led to a number of proposals for the reform of global taxation policy. Such proposals are enjoying serious analysis and, in some cases, implementation. While issues concerning national taxation have long concerned philosophers—invoking core questions about the legitimacy of governments and their appropriate functions as well as about the nature of freedom, coercion, and property rights—issues of global taxation and international tax fairness have not received anything like the same attention.

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2014 Amartya Sen Prize Contest:
Call for Submissions


The Yale Global Justice Program, Academics Stand Against Poverty, and Global Financial Integrity invite submissions of original essays on illicit financial flows to the first annual Amartya Sen Prize Contest. All prizes are named in honor of Amartya Sen, whose work has shown how the rigor of economic thinking can be brought to bear on normative and practical questions of great human significance.

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