Twenty Years of Collapse and Counting: The Cost of Failure in SomaliaWritten by John Norris, Bronwyn Bruton on September 19, 2011
This paper explores the staggeringly high costs of the crises response rather than the crises prevention approach by looking at the case of Somalia. The research tries to determine, using a variety of official and unofficial sources and some educated guesswork, a reasonable estimate of the financial cost of Somali's conflict since 1991.
Maritime PiracyWritten by Robert Haywood, Roberta Spivak on August 19, 2011
Maritime Piracy is now a pressing global issue, and this work seeks to provide a concise and informative introduction to the area. Never truly having receded into a romanticized past, seaborne banditry’s rapid growth was stimulated by low risks and increasingly high rewards.