Daily Archives: September 11, 2014

The International Regulation of Private Security Providers – a Brief Analysis

[Translate]   The International Regulation of Private Security Providers – a Brief Analysis

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Private armies on the rise: the case for global regulatory measures

[Translate] 23rd World Congress of Political Science International Political Science Association Montréal July 2014 Private armies on the rise: the case for global regulatory measures Conference paper Dominika Kunertova Ph.D. candidate, Université de Montréal Abstract Private military and security companies … Continue reading

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The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?

[Translate] “The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?”, forthcoming in International Community Law Review, 2014 by Mirko Sossai The purpose of the present analysis is to investigate whether the law of collective security could … Continue reading

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Book Review: Molly Dunigan. Victory for Hire: Private Security Companies’ Impact on Military Effectiveness.

[Translate] 133 BOOK REVIEWS Molly Dunigan. Victory for Hire: Private Security Companies’ Impact on Military Effectiveness. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2011. 254 pp. £20.41 (pbk) ISBN: 9780804774598 GUSTAV M. MEIBAUER(London School of Economics) Molly Dunigan’s seminal piece on the role … Continue reading

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Security clearance contractor to lose gov’t work

[Translate] Security clearance contractor to lose gov’t work By STEPHEN BRAUN  . View photo A view shows the United States Investigations Services (USIS) headquarters in Falls Church, Virginia January 26, 2014. The U.S. Justice Department accused USIS, the largest private … Continue reading

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