Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Local government finance and the Glencore IPO

Overman, Henry G. ORCID: 0000-0002-3525-7629 (2011) Local government finance and the Glencore IPO. Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (08 Dec 2011). Website.

Download (94kB) | Preview


The FT reports that the Glencore IPO has resulted in an unexpected 'bonanaza' for the small Swiss village that is home to a number of Glencore executives. The payouts to these executives, as a result of the IPO, have been sufficiently large that residents have been able to vote to reduce the local income tax rate.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL:
Additional Information: © 2011 The Author(s)
Divisions: Geography & Environment
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Centre for Economic Performance
What Works Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2017 10:34
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2023 10:24

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics