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Written in English
Books shelved as cartels: The Power of the Dog by Don Winslow, El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency by Ioan Grillo, The Cartel by Ashley Antoine. Having followed Mexico's cartels for years, security expert Sylvia Longmire takes us deep into the heart of their world to witness a dangerous underground where people will do whatever it takes to deliver drugs to willing American consumers, including using armies of submarines that transport narcotics along the Central American coast, a Cited by: A survey of hundreds of published economic studies and legal decisions of antitrust authorities found that the median price increase achieved by cartels in the last years is about 23 percent. Private international cartels (those with participants from two or more nations) had an average price increase of 28 percent, whereas domestic cartels. The primary finding is that the median cartel overcharge for all types of cartels over all time periods is 25%: 18% for domestic cartels, 32% for international cartels, .
Effective action against hard core cartels is particularly important from an international perspective because their distortion of world trade – creates market power, waste, and inefficiency in countries whose markets would otherwise be competitive and particularly depend-- ent upon co-operation -- because they generally operate in secret, andFile Size: 74KB. From January to December , over private international cartels were the subject of governmental, regulatory or private legal actions globally. Over this period, the total of known affected sales of cartel activity topped US$16 trillion, according to research by Purdue University emeritus professor John M. Connor. Second, we take a cross-section sample of all international cartels prosecuted by the U.S. and EU in the s and ask how price-fixing conspiracies may have affected developing country consumers. This two-pronged approach gives a more complete picture of the varied direct and indirect effects of international cartels on developing countries. In the past several years, people all over the world have come to realize that cartels, and particularly international cartels, are a true scourge of the world economy. Last year, for example, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development approved a Council Recommendation Concerning Effective Action Against Hard Core Cartels.
This book draws the first definitive portrait of Mexico's drug cartels and how they have radically transformed in the last decade. El Narco is not a gang; it is a movement and an industry drawing in hundreds of thousands from bullet-ridden barrios to marijuana-growing mountains/5(). Novelist Don Winslow spent 10 years researching the Mexican drug wars. His new novel, The Cartel, reveals "a new generation of cartel leaders that are more violent, more sadistic" than ever before. Evidence uncovered showed that a Jalisco state police officers abducted Camarena, at the command of the Guadalajara cartel. The investigation also revealed the kidnappers and killers were protected by Mexico Federal Judicial Police(MFJP), an agency in charge of all federal police in each state, had, in fact, been bought off by drug cartels. News Cartels Com | News Cartels – Cartels Information. News Cartels - Cartels Information. npr. deception. mediafactwatch. cnnsofake. msnbc. washingtonposted. newscartels. 04/21/ / Mike Adams. Media label book Garlic festival shooter cited a ‘neo-Nazi manifesto.’ The book was written in