Organisation

Public Services International

Briefing paper

Still broken: governments must do more to fix the international corporate tax system

New research shows that the gap between where companies pay tax and where they really do their business is huge. In 2012, US multinationals alone shifted $500–700bn, mostly to countries where these profits are not taxed, or taxed at very low rates. G20 countries themselves...
Report

Why public-private partnerships don’t work: the many advantages of the public alternative

This report assesses the PPP experience in both industrialised and developing countries. The many case studies analysed, from United Kingdom to Chile, shows that PPPs have failed to live up to their promise. In most cases, they are an expensive and inefficient way of financing...