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How the rich stay rich: A glimpse behind the velvet curtain

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How the rich stay rich: A glimpse behind the velvet curtain

Ruth Mason

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM (EST)
Add to Calendar 2020-02-12 19:00:00 2020-02-12 20:00:00 How the rich stay rich: A glimpse behind the velvet curtain Join UVA's premier undergraduate research podcast, The Global Inquirer, for a special discussion with Professor Ruth Mason of UVA's School of Law about the significance of tax havens and the Panama Papers. In 2016, the release of the Panama Papers provided an unprecedented look at the lengths some of the world’s wealthiest citizens go to avoid taxes and hoard their funds. Student researchers Anna Von Spakovsky and Balthazar Merrin will join Professor Mason to provide an in-depth examination of this rising trend. Register Register var exampleCallback = function() { console.log('Order complete!'); }; window.EBWidgets.createWidget({ widgetType: 'checkout', eventId: '86137837591', modal: true, modalTriggerElementId: 'eventbrite-widget-modal-trigger-86137837591', onOrderComplete: exampleCallback }); The Miller Center 2201 Old Ivy Rd Charlottesville, VA 22903 Miller Center millercenter@virginia.edu America/New_York public
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Join UVA's premier undergraduate research podcast, The Global Inquirer, for a special discussion with Professor Ruth Mason of UVA's School of Law about the significance of tax havens and the Panama Papers. In 2016, the release of the Panama Papers provided an unprecedented look at the lengths some of the world’s wealthiest citizens go to avoid taxes and hoard their funds. Student researchers Anna Von Spakovsky and Balthazar Merrin will join Professor Mason to provide an in-depth examination of this rising trend.

When
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM (EST)
Add to Calendar 2020-02-12 19:00:00 2020-02-12 20:00:00 How the rich stay rich: A glimpse behind the velvet curtain Join UVA's premier undergraduate research podcast, The Global Inquirer, for a special discussion with Professor Ruth Mason of UVA's School of Law about the significance of tax havens and the Panama Papers. In 2016, the release of the Panama Papers provided an unprecedented look at the lengths some of the world’s wealthiest citizens go to avoid taxes and hoard their funds. Student researchers Anna Von Spakovsky and Balthazar Merrin will join Professor Mason to provide an in-depth examination of this rising trend. Register Register var exampleCallback = function() { console.log('Order complete!'); }; window.EBWidgets.createWidget({ widgetType: 'checkout', eventId: '86137837591', modal: true, modalTriggerElementId: 'eventbrite-widget-modal-trigger-86137837591', onOrderComplete: exampleCallback }); The Miller Center 2201 Old Ivy Rd Charlottesville, VA 22903 Miller Center millercenter@virginia.edu America/New_York public
Where
The Miller Center
2201 Old Ivy Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Speakers
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Ruth Mason

Ruth Mason joined the University of Virginia School of Law faculty in 2013. Her research, which has been cited by the Supreme Court, focuses on tax discrimination in the United States and the European Union. Mason teaches taxation, comparative tax law, and the International Tax Practicum