Journey Home is the companion blog to the novel "Journey Home" by Paul Burke. After twenty six years the novel was finally published and has enjoyed great reviews. The Journey Home Blog is a place to sound off about current events, music and movie reviews. Read, write, explore and create. Enjoy your world, your time and your life - Paul
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
The most important mechanism for containing the financial sector is a modest financial speculation tax. The idea is that a modest tax on financial transactions -- sales of stocks, bonds, credit default swaps and other derivatives -- would discourage excessive trading in these assets.