Indonesia responded to its placement on the 2021 Priority Watch List (PWL) from the United States Trade Representative’s Office (USTR) by announcing its commitment to prevent and tackle widespread piracy and counterfeit. In this annual Special 301 Report, nine countries including Argentina, Chile, China, Indonesia, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine,Read More
PRA congratulates Prof. Adam Hoffer, Director of the Menard Family Initiative and Professor of the University of Wisconsin (USA); Abel Benjamin Lim, Economist at Bait Al-Amanah (Malaysia); Fariq Sazuki, Economist at Bait Al-Amanah and Fellow at the Center for Market Education (Malaysia); Benedict Weeresena, Economist at Bait Al-Amanah and FellowRead More
PRA congratulates Christopher Snowdon (Institute of Economic Affairs, UK), Patrick Coquart (Fiscal Competition and Economic Freedom, France), Louis Houlbrooke (Taxpayers’ Union, New Zealand), and Prof. Ian Irvine (Concordia University, Canada) on the release of “Vaping Works. International Best Practices: United Kingdom, France, Canada,Read More
A new report released by consulting firm Alvarez & Marsal indicates that high levels of taxation on tobacco products and low levels of enforcement are both associated with increased levels of illegal tobacco trade worldwide. The report, “Causes and Control of Illegal Tobacco: Third Edition,” displays a notable correlation between the priceRead More