A GAME AS OLD AS EMPIRE : The Secret World of Economic Hit Men and the Web of Global Corruption

By: Hiatt, Steven (Edited by)

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x, + 428pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, soft crease to first and title pages. Illustrated card wrapper corner creased on front panel. Introduction by John Perkins. Foreword by Bernie Fraser. From the rear panel: "John Perkins exposed a shocking secret world in 'Confessions', his first-person account of his own life as an EHM, but that was just the tip of the iceberg. Here, other economic hit men, journalists, and investigators join Perkins to reveal many more deeply disturbing stories of greed and international corruption. In gripping detail, they describe the schemes and subterfuges that multinational corporations, governmental agencies use to enrich themselves behind the facade of 'foreign aid' and 'International Development'." Book weight approx. 570g.

Title: A GAME AS OLD AS EMPIRE : The Secret World of Economic Hit Men and the Web of Global Corruption

Author Name: Hiatt, Steven (Edited by)

Categories: Politics/Parliament/Government, Economics/Finance/Investment,

Edition: First Australian Edition

Publisher: Warriewood, NSW, Australia, Woodslane Press: 2007

ISBN Number: 1921203285

ISBN Number 13: 9781921203282

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 011429

Keywords: International Business Enterprises, Corrupt Practices, Political Corruption, Structural Adjustment, Economic Policy, Globalization