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Small State International Financial Centres: A Chance to Reclaim the High Ground on Human Rights?

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Part of the The World of Small States book series (WSS, volume 3)

Abstract

Small states can sometimes be slow to change, but in some instances, their size gives them a degree of agility that larger States do not have to respond quickly to global changes. This chapter seeks to explore the ways that small jurisdiction IFCs can respond to the shift in public opinion about international finance shown in the responses to the Panama and Paradise Papers by putting human rights concerns at the heart of the way they do business in the future.

Keywords

Human Rights Impact Offshore Finance Ibid Para International Human Rights Framework International Consortium Of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Doughty Street ChambersLondonUK
  2. 2.Island Rights InitiativeLondonUK

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