The Independent Commission against Corruption (ICAC) of the Hong Kong
Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) entered its 36th anniversary this
February. After years of relentless efforts from the Government, graft
fighters and the community ...
Recent events in the Arab World have shown that in the wake of civil chaos, kleptocratic elites often perpetrate economic crimes for personal gain. Fortunately, the international community holds one more tool in its global toolbox to help fight the impunity that is so often associated with grand corruption: the Stolen Asset Recovery (StAR) Initiative.
Book Review: ‘The Political Economy of Special Economic Zones: Concentrating Economic Development’ by...
While useful steps are being made by the international community to produce asset recovery policy papers and knowledge products, this should not overshadow the important advances conducted in prosecutors’ offices, law firms, justice ministries and court houses around the world.