[Assam] Harvard MBA Newsletter: All Eyes on Slovakia's Flat Tax

umesh sharma jaipurschool at yahoo.com
Wed May 2 21:03:55 PDT 2007

any good for India?
US tax seems better - I was charged a negative 4.6% tax. Infact the govt of USA gave me some extra money back!  How is that possible?


HBS Working Knowledge <workingknowledge at hbs.edu> wrote: To: jaipurschool at YAHOO.COM
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 11:28:06 -0400 (EDT)
From: "HBS Working Knowledge" <workingknowledge at hbs.edu>
Subject: Newsletter: All Eyes on Slovakia's Flat Tax

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   Highlights this Week   
   Q&A: All Eyes on Slovakia's Flat Tax 
   Research & Ideas: Feeling Stuck? Getting Past Impasse 
   Summing Up: Will Market Forces Stop Global Warming? 
   First Look: New publications from HBS faculty  
 ==============================  New on the Site  Q&A: All Eyes on Slovakia's Flat Tax http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/5653.html
 The flat tax is an idea that has burst to life in post-communist Eastern and Central Europe, especially in Slovakia. But is the rest of the world ready? A new Harvard Business School case on Slovakia's complex experience highlights many hurdles elsewhere, as HBS professor Laura Alfaro, Europe Research Center Director Vincent Dessain, and Research Assistant Ane Damgaard Jensen explain in this Q&A.
  Research & Ideas: Feeling Stuck? Getting Past Impasse http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/5548.html
 Feeling "stuck," as psychologically painful as it is, is the first step to awareness of new opportunities in career and in life, says Harvard Business School's Timothy Butler. In this Q&A and excerpt from his new book, Getting Unstuck, he explains six steps for getting from here to there.
  Summing Up: Will Market Forces Stop Global Warming? http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/5660.html
 Online forum now closed. HBS professor Jim Heskett sums up many creative responses from readers on the role of business in combatting global climate change.
 First Look: Cutting-Edge Faculty Research http://hbswk.hbs.edu/firstlook/index.html
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