The Latin American drug trade : scope, dimensions, impact, and response

Transnational crime remains a particularly serious problem in Latin America, with most issues connected in some way to the drug trade. This book examines the scope and dimensions of Andean cocaine and heroin production; the main methods and land, air, and sea routes that are used to ship these narco...

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Main Author: Chalk, Peter
Corporate Author: United States Air Force
Format: eBook
Published: Santa Monica Rand Corp. 2011, 2011
Series:Project Air Force
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Production and trafficking routes
  • Main players
  • Trafficking vessels
  • Impact
  • U.S. responses
  • Implications and recommendations for the U.S. Air Force
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 71-87)