Archive for the ‘Criticism by those who think offshore abuse is too difficult to tackle so we should just give up’ Category

Feb 22 2011

The Independent’s review – making TI stronger

Just getting around to this review in The Independent. One of a minority of reviews that don’t like Treasure Islands that much (for the majority, see here.)

The first part of the review is a kind of overview of the book (though he reverts to the OECD’s way-out-of-date figure for six trillion in offshore cash – the real figure …

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Feb 14 2011

Has Toby Young read my book?

A review in the Daily Mail, by Toby Young, with the absolutely horrific headline: Why the super-rich deserve their tax holiday. The article goes on in the same vein – though it does call it a “lively and well written book.”

This is going to go in the category of “Criticism by those who seem not to have read …

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