But America's wealthy don't seem to mind.
IPS economists join 100 colleagues across the world in advocating for governments' right to use a proven tool against financial volatility.
A limitless world of sweatshops isn't good for anyone.
Free-market economists have brought immeasurable harm to the global economy. Can their talents now be turned to repairing the damage?
In our globalized financial system, chaos in one part of the world can be devastating for businesses and workers elsewhere.
While no panacea, they are legitimate policy tools for preventing and mitigating financial crises.