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The Resource A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins

A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins

Label
A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption
Title
A game as old as empire
Title remainder
the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins
Title variation
Secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD2755.5
LC item number
.G36 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hiatt, Steven
Series statement
BK currents book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International business enterprises
  • Political corruption
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy)
  • Dependency
  • Globalization
Label
A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: new confessions and revelations from the world of economic hit men / John Perkins -- Global empire: the web of control / Steven Hiatt -- Selling money-- and dependency: setting the debt trap / S.C. Gwynne -- Dirty money: inside the secret world of offshore banking / John Christensen -- BCCI's double game: banking on America, banking on jihad / Lucy Komisar -- The human cost of cheap cell phones / Kathleen Kern -- Mercenaries on the front lines in the new scramble for Africa / Andrew Rowell and James Marriott -- Hijacking Iraq's oil reserves: economic hit men at work / Greg Muttitt -- The World Bank and the $100 billion question / Steve Berkman -- The Philippines, the World Bank, and the race to the bottom / Ellen Augustine -- Exporting destruction / Bruce Rich -- The mirage of debt relief / James S. Henry -- Global uprising: the web of resistance / Antonia Juhasz
Control code
73993463
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
ix, 310 p.
Isbn
9781576753958
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006034244
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)73993463
Label
A game as old as empire : the secret world of economic hit men and the web of global corruption, edited by Steven Hiatt ; introduction by John Perkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: new confessions and revelations from the world of economic hit men / John Perkins -- Global empire: the web of control / Steven Hiatt -- Selling money-- and dependency: setting the debt trap / S.C. Gwynne -- Dirty money: inside the secret world of offshore banking / John Christensen -- BCCI's double game: banking on America, banking on jihad / Lucy Komisar -- The human cost of cheap cell phones / Kathleen Kern -- Mercenaries on the front lines in the new scramble for Africa / Andrew Rowell and James Marriott -- Hijacking Iraq's oil reserves: economic hit men at work / Greg Muttitt -- The World Bank and the $100 billion question / Steve Berkman -- The Philippines, the World Bank, and the race to the bottom / Ellen Augustine -- Exporting destruction / Bruce Rich -- The mirage of debt relief / James S. Henry -- Global uprising: the web of resistance / Antonia Juhasz
Control code
73993463
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
ix, 310 p.
Isbn
9781576753958
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006034244
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)73993463

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