Tag: Money Laundering for 21st Century Authoritarianism

Combatting kleptocracy? Why nondemocratic states can’t deliver on corruption


Targeted, personal sanctions aimed at oligarchs create a genuine problem for Vladimir Putin’s hold on power, notes analyst Natalie Nougayrède. Russia is an authoritarian kleptocracy. The elite’s loyalty to the… Read more »

How to stop democracies money laundering for 21st Century authoritarians


To the detriment of U.S. foreign policy, gaps in anti-money laundering regulations have enabled kleptocracy and in turn, strengthened authoritarianism, state failure, civil unrest, and social degradation across the world, notes… Read more »