Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
  • Author : John Perkins
  • Release Date : 09 November 2004
  • Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 250
  • ISBN 13 : 1576755126
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Book excerpt: Perkins, a former chief economist at a Boston strategic-consulting firm, confesses he was an "economic hit man" for 10 years, helping U.S. intelligence agencies and multinationals cajole and blackmail foreign leaders into serving U.S. foreign policy and awarding lucrative contracts to American business.

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

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Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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