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IMPORTANT NOTICE
STWR has launched a new website:
www.sharing.org

This older website is no longer being updated and is due to be closed down within the next few weeks.

All of STWR’s own content has been transferred to the new website, but most of the third-party content currently on the old site will soon be unavailable.

If you have any questions, contact info@sharing.org

Economic Sharing & Alternatives

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STWR Reports
4. Stop Tax Avoidance

This section of the report 'Financing the Global Sharing Economy' argues that preventing the excessive leakage of revenues through tax avoidance and tax evasion is perhaps the first and most important step governments can take to secure additional financial resources and strengthen the sharing economy.

2: End Fossil Fuel & Biofuel Subsidies

This section of the report 'Financing the Global Sharing Economy' on ending government support for fossil fuels and biofuels highlights the importance of transitioning to a low carbon economy, and demonstrates how governments could raise over $500bn each year for worthier social and environmental causes.

1: Taxing Financial Speculation

This section of the report 'Financing the Global Sharing Economy' on taxing financial speculation demonstrates how governments could raise as much as $650bn globally through a Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) to tackle poverty, reverse austerity measures and address climate change.

Financing the Global Sharing Economy - Part 3: The 10 Policy Recommendations

Part 3 of the report 'Financing the Global Sharing Economy' introduces the 10 policies that could enable the international community to mobilise more than $2.8 trillion within a short number of years, money that governments should use to strengthen and scale up the sharing economy both nationally and globally. 

Financing the Global Sharing Economy - Part 2: The Global Emergency

Part 2 of the report 'Financing the Global Sharing Economy' describes in more detail a global emergency that governments should consider a foremost priority: millions of people across the world who face extreme deprivation and die needlessly each day as a consequence of extreme poverty, natural disasters or other preventable causes.

Financing the Global Sharing Economy - Part 1: The Sharing Economy

Part 1 of the report 'Financing the Global Sharing Economy' demonstrates how systems of sharing are increasingly being eroded by policies that widen inequalities and leave families in a state of poverty or destitution across the world. STWR argue that the result is a global emergency that should be treated as a foremost global priority. 

Financing the Global Sharing Economy

A report by Share The World’s Resources demonstrates how governments could mobilise over $2.8 trillion each year to bolster the global sharing economy and prevent life-threatening deprivation, reverse austerity measures and mitigate the human impacts of climate change.