Beyond Market Forces: Regulating the Global Security Industry

Author: James Cockayne, Alison Gurin, Emily Speers Mears, Iveta Cherneva, Sheila Oviedo, and Dylan Yaeger, International Peace Institute, Published on: 27 July 2009

Private military and security companies play an increasingly visible role in conflict and post-conflict situations...well publicized abuses suggest that an adequate regulatory framework is urgently needed...At the urging of some of the governments and industry actors engaged in the Montreux Process, IPI undertook a large, highly-consultative research project...The results of this study are now available in Beyond Market Forces...[link available to download full book]

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