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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: united, states, impact, crime, transnational, organized, asian
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437929206
ISBN-13: 9781437929201

Assesses the impact of Asian transnational organized crime on the U.S. while, at the same time, determining high-priority areas for further research and identifying potential research partners and sources of relevant data and info. in Asia. The aim was thus not to examine the organized crime situation in the region in detail, but rather to lay the foundation for a research agenda that would ultimately accomplish this purpose. It describes the divergent perceptions of Asian transnational organized crime held by the Asian versus the U.S. participants and also offers a researcherżs perspective.

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: committee, investigations, governmental, affairs, senate, subcommittee, permanent, crime, organized, united, states, hearing, russian
Number of Pages: 209
Published: 1998-04
ISBN-10: 0788148788
ISBN-13: 9780788148781

Examines the emerging threat of Russian organized crime in America through witness testimony from: the Commissioner of the U.S. Customs Service; the Criminal Investigation Div. of the FBI; the Director of Criminal Investigation of the IRS; the Deputy Minister of Interior of the Russian Ministry of Interior Affairs; a detective from the the New York City Police Dept.; the Organized Crime Intelligence Div. of the Los Angeles Police Dept.; as well as former members of the Colombo and Lucchese organized crime families, an anonymous Russian criminal, and an anonymous undercover police officer. Tabl

Author: Manuel Gonzales
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: crime, organized, drug, commission, president, trafficking, habit, abuse, america
Number of Pages: 802
Published: 1998-08
ISBN-10: 078814264X
ISBN-13: 9780788142642

Examines the debilitating effects illegal drugs have on the nation1s social and physical well-being and the implications of drug trafficking for the national security of many allies and neighbors in the international community as well as U.S. national security. Topics addressed include: the impact of the drug trade; portrait of drug production and use; drug trafficking and organized crime; Federal drug strategy: origins, evolution, and current status; current agency roles in drug enforcement, policy, and reducing drug demand; current supply strategies: analysis and recommendations; reducing th

Author: James O. Finckenauer
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: crime, transnational, research, developing, agenda, states, impact, organized, asian, united
Number of Pages: 147
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437929222
ISBN-13: 9781437929225

The research goals of this study were to: (a) determine high priority areas for research on Asian transnational organized crime (TOC); (b) assess the impact of Asian TOC on the U.S.; (3) identify relevant data and information sources in Asia; and (4) identify potential collaborative research partners and institutions in Asia. The aim was thus not to examine in detail the organized crime situation in this region, but rather to lay the foundation for a research agenda and strategy that would accomplish that purpose. The sites covered by this research are China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Japan, P

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: drug, war, drugs, organized, nations, control, consuming
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 1990-04
ISBN-10: 1568068727
ISBN-13: 9781568068725

Provides information on how European nations have organized their resources to fight drug trafficking. Covers: the nature of the worldwide drug abuse and narcotics trafficking problem, and how U.S. and European policies, perspectives, and approaches differ in areas of organization and infrastructure, law enforcement, demand reduction, and strategies for international narcotics control.

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: analysis, measurement, productivity
Number of Pages: 557
Published: 2009-05-12
ISBN-10: 9264044558
ISBN-13: 9789264044555

Productivity measurement and analysis are the main topics addressed in this book, which brings together contributions presented and discussed in two international workshops organized by the Statistics Directorate and the Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (DSTI) of the OECD. The first workshop was organized jointly by the OECD with Fundaccion BBVA and the Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Econ'micas and held in Madrid in October 2005, and the second one was organized jointly by the OECD and the Swiss Federal Statistical Office and the State Secretary for Economic Affairs of

Author: Greg Ridgeway
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: terrorism, crime, organized, piracy, film
Number of Pages: 190
Published: 2009-12-31
ISBN-10: 0833045652
ISBN-13: 9780833045652

A study of the involvement of organized-crime and terrorist groups in product counterfeiting. Case studies of film piracy illustrate the problem of criminal?and perhaps terrorist?groups using this new high-payoff, low-risk way to fund their activities. Cooperation among law enforcement and governments worldwide is needed to combat intellectual-property theft, which threatens the global information economy, public safety, and national security.
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