Programme

THE B20 DEBATE: THE KEY BUSINESS PRIORITIES FOR THE GLOBAL AGENDA

The Global Growth Agenda
Bloomberg Open Televised Debate

Key moments

There are some countries, OECD countries, in which the social contributions and the taxes eat up more than 50% of the take-home pay of the worker. We have to lower that why? Because we do not create the appetite for anybody to create new jobs.
Angel Gurría
Changing the governance in order to make it effective is one of the big efforts. And we need governance that is capable to play long-term strategies for growth and fast execution and lean and focused spending.
Giuseppe Recchi
We want to encourage the shift towards consistency and simplicity (of taxation), but we also have to recognize that governments compete with each other by offering new tax incentives all the time to attract foreign direct investments.
Steve Almond