Daily Archives: December 15, 2016

Adam Smith and the British East India Company: a perspective on competitiveness

[Translate] Adam Smith and the British East India Company: a perspective on competitiveness April 30, 2015   2   0 Blog, Race to the Bottom This blog was originally posted at Fools’ Gold, a project supported by TJN. Adam Smith was an arch-critic of … Continue reading

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Did Private Prison Contractor Illegally Boost Trump?

[Translate] Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast Dirty Money Did Private Prison Contractor Illegally Boost Trump? As a government contractor, the GEO Group private prison company is barred from donating to federal candidates. So why did one of GEO’s … Continue reading

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Trump Homeland Security Adviser Helped Contractors Profit Off Harsh Deportation Policies

[Translate] Trump Homeland Security Adviser Helped Contractors Profit Off Harsh Deportation Policies Lee FangAli Winston December 13 2016, 12:41 p.m. Behind the corinthian columns of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the country’s premiere corporate advocacy association, talk of a crackdown on … Continue reading

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Suspected Russian mercenary leader attended Kremlin reception

[Translate] World News | Thu Dec 15, 2016 | 8:06am EST Suspected Russian mercenary leader attended Kremlin reception A man identified as a Russian mercenary leader in Ukraine and Syria by an authoritative website attended a Kremlin reception earlier this … Continue reading

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The Army Did Not Have Assurance That Heavy Lift Contractors in Kuwait Complied With Contract Requirements (Project No. D2016-D000JB-0152.000)

[Translate] Audit Report 12-15-2016 Acquisition Processes and Contract Management The Army Did Not Have Assurance That Heavy Lift Contractors in Kuwait Complied With Contract Requirements (Project No. D2016-D000JB-0152.000) DODIG-2017-035 Objective We determined whether the DoD provided effective oversight of the … Continue reading

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