Daily Archives: May 4, 2016

Market Forces: The Political Economy of Private Military Companies

[Translate] Market Forces: The Political Economy of Private Military Companies

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Private Military Contractors: A CIMSEC Compendium

[Translate] Private Military Contractors: A CIMSEC Compendium

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TO LEASH OR NOT TO LEASH THE DOGS OF WAR? THE POLITICS OF LAW AND AUSTRALIA’S RESPONSE TO MERCENARISM AND PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY COMPANIES

[Translate] TO LEASH OR NOT TO LEASH THE DOGS OF WAR? THE POLITICS OF LAW AND AUSTRALIA’S RESPONSE TO MERCENARISM AND PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY COMPANIES

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from bosnia to baghdad: the case for regulating private military

[Translate] from bosnia to baghdad: the case for regulating private military

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The English East India Company and the Modern Corporation: Legacies, Lessons, and Limitations

[Translate] The English East India Company and the Modern Corporation: Legacies, Lessons, and Limitations

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The East India Company: The original corporate raiders

[Translate] The East India Company: The original corporate raiders For a century, the East India Company conquered, subjugated and plundered vast tracts of south Asia. The lessons of its brutal reign have never been more relevant The Mughal emperor Shah … Continue reading

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Companies of Past and Present: Lessons from the East Indian Company on the Use and Regulation of Private Forces Today

[Translate] Companies of Past and Present: Lessons from the East Indian Company on the Use and Regulation of Private Forces Today

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​DynCorp unveils plan to restructure $642.3M in debt

[Translate] ​DynCorp unveils plan to restructure $642.3M in debt May 4, 2016, 6:26am EDT Updated May 4, 2016, 12:25pm EDT DynCorp International announced a debt restructuring deal Monday that would keep the company from default. The McLean-based government contractor said … Continue reading

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DR Congo announces probe into opposition use of US mercenaries

[Translate] DR Congo announces probe into opposition use of US mercenaries By Afp Published: 11:40 EST, 4 May 2016 | Updated: 11:40 EST, 4 May 2016 DR Congo’s justice minister said on Wednesday he had ordered an investigation into the … Continue reading

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Use of US Army, Contract Aircraft Maintainers Out of Whack

[Translate] Use of US Army, Contract Aircraft Maintainers Out of Whack Jen Judson, Defense News 2:18 p.m. EDT May 2, 2016 (Photo: Joe Raedle, Getty Images) ATLANTA — The US Army wants to find the right balance between when it uses … Continue reading

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