1. Extreme weather events, resulting from anthropogenic climate change, disproportionately affect developing States such as the Caribbean and Pacific Islands, yet these states make a relatively small contribution to climate change compared to developed States and emerging markets. This book examines the legal responsibility of states with regard to post-disaster reconstruction and the duty to provide early warning from the perspective of various ...

  2. This book addresses the current legitimacy crisis in the contemporary tax landscape by investigating the different aspects that contributed to the loss of trust in the realm of taxation.

  3. The VAT Directive (Directive 2006/112/EC) in its 2010 version is a major step towards the single market in the EU. It is a true revolution for entrepreneurs, because of the new place of supply rules and the reporting requirements established in this respect. This book provides a chronological overview of the changes in the place of supply rules (step by step).

  4. This book provides an overview of the role of the independent administrative authorities assigned to the oversight of financial markets, by outlining both the historic and economic background, the warp and the weft of the European system, and where these authorities have emerged and now operate.
  5. Formulary Apportionment in the EU

    Publication date: February 10, 2009

    European policy makers consider implementing a common EU tax base which has to be formulary apportioned among the EU Member States. The aim of this book is to develop an apportionment formula that fits best for the EU. For this purpose, existing formulary approaches (US, Canada, Switzerland, Germany) are analyzed in great detail in order to be in a position to pick the best elements of each. In addition, the basic principles of international c...