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Short web articles
Niko Lusiani, 'Let’s get fiscal – human rights advocates are tackling tax injustice' [Español, Français, العربية]
Audrey Graughran, 'Cracking down on tax abuse will help promote economic and social rights'
Thomas Pogge, 'Human rights and just taxation'
Lloyd Lipsett, 'Illicit financial flows, poverty and human rights'
Radhika Balakrishnan and Diane Elson, ‘Auditing Economic Policy in the Light of Obligations on Economic and Social Rights’ (Essex Human Rights Review, 2008)
Allison Christians, ‘Fair Taxation as a Basic Human Right,’ International Review of Constitutionalism, (November 11, 2009).
International Bar Association’s Human Rights Initiative, ‘Tax Abuses, Poverty and Human Rights’ (2013)
Nicholas Lusiani, ‘Only
the Little People Pay Taxes: Tax Evasion and Switzerland’s
Extraterritorial Obligations to Economic, Social and Cultural Rights’ in Litigating Transnational Human Rights Obligations: Alternative judgments (Routledge, 2014)
Ignacio Saiz, ‘Resourcing Rights: Combating Tax Injustice from a Human Rights Perspective’ in Human Rights and Public Finance (Hart, 2013)
Tax Justice Network Germany, 'Taxes and human rights' (2013)
Tax Justice Focus - the Human Rights edition
Attiya Waris, 'Tax & Development: Solving Kenya's Fiscal Crisis Through Human Rights', (Law Africa Publishing, 2013)
United Nations and other official documents
UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty’s report on Tax Policy and Human Rights
Council of Europe’s Human Rights Commissioner, 'Safeguarding Human Rights in Times of Crisis'
UN Independent Expert on External Debt and Human Rights, ‘Illicit financial flows, human rights and the post 2015 development agenda’ (2015)
A sample of case illustrations
Balakrishnan, R., Elson, D., Economic Policy and Human Rights, (2011)
CESR, 'Visualizing Rights Egypt' (2014)
CESR, ‘Visualizing Rights: Spain’ (2015)
Christian Aid and SOMO, ‘Tax Justice Advocacy: A Toolkit for Civil Society’ (2011)
CESR and Christian Aid, 'Indicators for a Post-2015 Fiscal Revolution' (2015)