Category Archives: Outsourcing/Privatization

The Privatization of Security Is Coming. The U.S. Must Start Preparing for It

[Translate] The Privatization of Security Is Coming. The U.S. Must Start Preparing for It Steven Metz Friday, July 21, 2017 After nearly 16 years of military and diplomatic efforts, the U.S. cannot secure Afghanistan from the Taliban. During that time, … Continue reading

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Privatize This, Destroy That

[Translate] Privatize This, Destroy That Afghanistan is the next target for Team Trump’s ruinous privatization push. Privatize This, Destroy That (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) MORE By Nicole Hemmer | Contributing Editor for Opinion July 11, 2017, at 11:50 a.m. The … Continue reading

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Annual Defense Bill Aims to Rein in Pentagon Outsourcing

[Translate] Annual Defense Bill Aims to Rein in Pentagon Outsourcing By Eric Katz Staff Correspondent, Government Executive Read bio 10:23 AM ET Supporters say measure would protect federal employees from seeing their jobs contracted out. Lawmakers are looking to reinstate a … Continue reading

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Opening Pandora’s Box? Theorising the Commercialisation of Military Force in the post-Cold War World.

[Translate] Opening Pandora’s Box? Theorising the Commercialisation of Military Force in the post-Cold War World

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Diplomatic Security for Hire: The Causes and Implications of Outsourcing Embassy Protection

[Translate] Diplomatic Security for Hire: The Causes and Implications of Outsourcing Embassy Protection

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The Ethics of Military Privatization: The US Armed Contractor Phenomenon

[Translate] The Ethics of Military Privatization: The US Armed Contractor Phenomenon

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Private Military and Security Labour Migration: The Case of Fiji

[Translate] Private Military and Security Labour Migration: The Case of Fiji First published: 11 February 2017 Abstract Private military and security companies (PMSCs) are a fast-growing global industry. While the rise of PMSCs and their activities have attracted much media … Continue reading

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Outsourcing sustainability in US expeditionary operations: the contribution of private military and security industry in Phase IV Operations in Iraq 2003-2011

[Translate] Outsourcing sustainability in US expeditionary operations: the contribution of private military and security industry in Phase IV Operations in Iraq 2003-2011

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The Consequences of Outsourcing Military Support Functions

[Translate] The Consequences of Outsourcing Military Support Functions

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Future Contracting for Availability

[Translate] Future Contracting for Availability Descriptive Note : Conference Paper Corporate Author : Lockheed Martin Bethesda United States Personal Author(s) : Kratz,Lou ; Buckingham,Bradd Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=AD1016754 Report Date : 30 Apr 2016 Pagination or Media Count : 29 … Continue reading

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