Ciaran Davies says:
October 9 2015 at 8:49 am
I always thought country-by-country reporting originated in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative in the early 2000s – or were you involved in that initiative?
Richard Murphy says:
October 9 2015 at 9:26 am
I wrote their first demand for it – search Global Witness and Extracting Transparency
It was based on a 2003 paper I wrote for the Association of Accountancy and Business Affairs – top entry on the Jersey page of their web site
The “Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative” (EITI) was first launched in September 2002