A global tax on bankers' bonuses? France, U.K. say 'Oui, indeed'

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It would appear that France and Britain are on the same page when it comes to bankers' bonuses. Their leaders certainly are -- literally.

French President Nicolas Sarkozy and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown co-wrote an opinion piece in Thursday's Wall Street Journal calling for governments worldwide to collaborate on regulations designed to rein in runaway banks. That would include a global tax on financial employees' bonuses.