China Gets Iraq’s Oil

By: Tuesday June 4, 2013 6:40 am

Accompanying the fall of longtime American frenemy Saddam Hussein and the rise of Shiite majoritarian rule has been a shift in Iraqi oil contracting. In the post-war Iraq export economy China has become the dominant customer and chief beneficiary of increases in oil production.

 

FDL Book Salon Welcomes Ian Bremmer, The End of the Free Market: Who Wins the War Between States and Corporations?

By: Saturday May 29, 2010 2:00 pm

[Welcome author Ian Bremmer, and Host Daniel Altman] [As a courtesy to our guests, please keep comments to the book.  Please take other conversations to a previous thread.  - bev] The End of the Free Market: Who Wins the War Between States and Corporations? Ian Bremmer, head of the Eurasia Group consulting firm, has his [...]

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