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272 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190940706

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Crude Intentions

How Oil Corruption Contaminates the World

Alexandra Gillies

  • Identifies the common trends and tactics from a review of dozens of high-profile corruption cases, allowing a wide range of readers to understand how oil deals go wrong and why it matters
  • Tells stories of jaw-dropping corruption from Angola, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Equatorial Guinea, Libya, Malaysia, Nigeria, the Republic of Congo, Russia, and the US, as well as how stolen money flows through the global financial system
  • Draws out what's working in the fight against corruption and how to build on this record of success
  • The first book in recent years to tackle oil sector corruption, despite a number of enormous scandals that made headlines worldwide

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