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Giant U.S. drugstore chain Walgreen Co. has become the latest North American corporation to weigh a tax-saving relocation of its headquarters to a friendly European jurisdiction. Even if Walgreen were keen on such a transfer – its top executives have been resisting demands from some key investors – the optics look bad. And the political flak is sure to be heavy.

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