Film Piracy and Its Connection to Organized Crime and Terrorism

Publication Date: January 2009

Publisher: RAND Corporation

Author(s): Gregory F. Treverton; Carl Matthies; Karla J. Cunningham; Jeremiah Goulka; Greg Ridgeway; Anny Wong

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Type: Brief


A detailed investigation into the connections between intellectual-property piracy, organized crime, and terrorism, including case studies of criminal and terrorist groups and recommendations for reducing the demand for and supply of pirated goods.