james s henry

‘Paradise Papers’ Leak Details How Major Corporations Evade Taxes

November 7, 2017

The latest leak of documents known as the ‘Paradise Papers’ provide important details about how the world’s largest corporations are evading taxes through a variety of tricks and keep their earnings from being taxed. Economist and investigative reporter James S Henry explains

Did Russian Oligarch Rybolovlev Bailout Trump in 2008?

March 16, 2017

Trump’s connections should be less understood as a conspiracy and more representative of a potential willness to turn a blind eye to organized crime, says economist James Henry

42 Billion in Tax Breaks Favoring Corporations Extended

December 21, 2014

This is a Christmas present for the tax lobby and Washington insiders, hardly a way to encourage investments with tax incentives, says James Henry, Senior Economist for the Tax Justice Network

Western European Banks Vulnerable to Ukrainian Sovereign Debt Crisis

March 16, 2014

James Henry: European banks in countries like Germany and Austria have a vested interest in a stable Ukraine because of trillions in outstanding debt

Past is present in Latin America

November 20, 2013
James Henry: Daniel Ortega accumulating power, giving tax breaks to the rich instead of addressing inequality

Gender Wage Gap is Shrinking – Male Wages are Going Down

March 28, 2013

Bill Black: Male workers wages are going down which makes gap appear smaller; in higher incomes levels gap is getting wider

American Dynasties Perpetuated by “Cliff” Estate Tax Deal

January 4, 2013

James S. Henry: Obama’s deal with GOP on estate tax ensures very rich families will continue to amass historic levels of wealth and power

Will Obama Offer Massive Corporate Tax Cuts to Make "Fiscal Cliff" Deal?

December 31, 2012
Here's a link to a free view of the Sundance documentary "We're Not Broke" – approx time 56 minutes. https://vimeo.com/38923080pwd: 56min2012