Daily Archives: June 7, 2013

Raising Ugly Questions About Privatization

[Translate] Robert A.G. Monks Shareholder activist, corporate governance adviser and author Raising Ugly Questions About Privatization Posted: 05/31/2013 10:20 am I finally read Rachel Maddow’s really interesting book called Drift, and in it she analyzes how easy it has become … Continue reading

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UK Pursues Another Big Privatization Plan for MoD

[Translate] UK Pursues Another Big Privatization Plan for MoD Jun. 1, 2013 – 11:40AM   | By ANDREW CHUTER  LONDON — The final stage in transforming how Britain’s Defence Ministry manages everything from its naval bases to accommodations and catering is … Continue reading

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Increasing the Effectiveness of Private Security Contractors

[Translate] Increasing the Effectiveness of Private Security Contractors Over half of the current force in Afghanistan is private security contractors. What can be done to increase their effectiveness as troops return home and more private companies take on missions? Security … Continue reading

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Learning from Iraq: A New Model for Stability and Reconstruction Operations

[Translate] Learning from Iraq: A New Model for Stability and Reconstruction Operations Tue, 5/21/2013 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm The Middle East Institute is pleased to welcome Stuart Bowen, the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction, to discuss his proposals … Continue reading

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