Daily Archives: July 17, 2016

Tuesday – David Isenberg – Military Contracting on the Edge

[Translate] Tuesday – David Isenberg When Eric Prince sold Blackwater he said he was getting out of military and paramilitary contracting forever. He even said this to his new partners. But it turned out he was fibbing. David Isenberg, one … Continue reading

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Privatizing extradition: Behind the investigation into the criminal justice system’s underbelly

[Translate] Monday, Jul 11, 2016 05:57 AM EST Privatizing extradition: Behind the investigation into the criminal justice system’s underbelly Prison transport hell: How transportation companies profit off low-level offenders — and put lives in danger Daniel Denvir In 2012, a … Continue reading

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Who governs Norwegian maritime security: Public facilitation of private security in a fragmented security environment

[Translate] Who governs Norwegian maritime security: Public facilitation of private security in a fragmented security environment

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Twenty-first-century drug warriors: the press, privateers and the for-profit waging of the war on drugs

[Translate] Twenty-first-century drug warriors the press, privateers and the for-profit waging of the war on drugs

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Privatization and Citizen Preferences: A Cross-National Analysis of Demand for Private Versus Public Provision of Services in Three Industries

[Translate] Privatization and Citizen Preferences: A Cross-National Analysis of Demand for Private Versus Public Provision of Services in Three Industries

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Homeland Security Inc.: public order, private profit

[Translate] Homeland Security Inc.: public order, private profit

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Plunder & Protection Inc.

[Translate] Plunder & Protection Inc.

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Private military and security companies in international law – A challenge for non-binding norms The montreux document and the international code of conduct for private security service providers

[Translate] Private military and security companies in international law – A challenge for non-binding norms The montreux document and the international code of conduct for private security service providers

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The United States, PMSCs and the state monopoly on violence: Leading the way towards norm change

[Translate] The United States, PMSCs and the state monopoly on violence: Leading the way towards norm change

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Ambivalence on the Front Lines: Perceptions of Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan

[Translate] Ambivalence on the Front Lines: Perceptions of Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan

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