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addaword.gifdefinition of Tobin tax

a tax on cross-border currency transactions; the same as, or very similar to, a Robin Hood tax
The idea of a Tobin Tax - dubbed a "Robin Hood " tax - was first put forward nearly 40 years ago.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 16/03/2012 14:47:00
Definition of Tobin tax from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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