Multinational Monitor

JUL/AUG 2005
VOL 26 No. 7


Merger Mania and Its Disontents: The Price of Corporate Consolidation
by James Brock

Indigenous People's Power: Global Mobilization Scores Dramatic Gains - With Many Challenges Ahead
by Marcus Colchester

Crisis of Credibility: the Declining Power of the International Monetary Fund
by Walden Bello and Shalmali Guttal

Programmed to Fail: The World Bank Clings to a Bankrupt Development Model
by Walden Bello and Shalmali Guttal

Heartache and Hope in Africa: The Failures of Market
Fundamentalism and Hope for an Alternative
by Soren Ambrose and Njoki Njoroge Njehu

Victories! Justice! The People's Triumphs Over Corporate Power
by Robert Weissman


Offshore: Tax Havens, Secrecy, Financial Manipulation, and the Offshore Economy
An Interview with William Brittain-Catlin


Letter to the Editor

Behind the Lines

The Global Justice Movement

The Front
Bolivia Insurrection -
ICSID Bleeds Argentina

The Lawrence Summers Memorial Award

Names In the News



Organizations Publications
American Antitrust Institute
2919 Ellicott Street, NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20008
[email protected]

Consumer Federation of America
1620 I Street, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20006
[email protected]

Forest Peoples Programme
1c Fosseway Business Centre
Stratford Road, Moreton-in-Marsh,
[email protected]

Cultural Survival
215 Prospect Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
[email protected]

Amazon Alliance
1367 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
[email protected]

Rainforest Action Network
221 Pine Street, 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
[email protected]

Focus on the Global South
c/o CUSRI,
Chulalongkorn University,
Wisit Prachuabmoh Building

Bangkok -10330 THAILAND
[email protected]

50 Years is Enough
3628 12th Street, NE
Washington, DC 20017
[email protected]

Bretton Woods Project
Hamlyn House
Macdonald Road
London N19 5PG
[email protected]

Jubilee USA Network
222 East Capitol Street, NE
Washington, DC 20003
[email protected]

Africa Action
1634 I Street, NW, Suite 810
Washington, DC 20006
[email protected]

Washington Office on Africa
212 East Capitol Street
Washington DC 20003
[email protected]

739 8th Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
[email protected]

Doctors Without Borders/
Médecins Sans Frontières

333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001

Framework Convention Alliance
2013 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
[email protected]

Global Exchange
2017 Mission Street, Suite 303
San Francisco, CA 94110
[email protected]

Offshore: The Dark Side
of the Global Economy

By William Brittain-Catlin
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005

Reinventing the World Bank
Edited by Jonathan Pincus and
Jeffrey Winters
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002

Demanding Accountability:
Civil-Society Claims and the
World Bank Inspection Panel

Edited by Dana Clark, Jonathan Fox
and Kay Treakle
New York: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003

The Malaysian Experience in Financial-
Economic Crisis Management: An
Alternative to the IMF-Style Approach

By Martin Khor
Penang, Malaysia:
Third World Network, 2005

Insurrection: Citizen Challenges
to Corporate Power

By Kevin Danaher and Jason Mark
New York: Routledge, 2003

Dams and Development: Transnational
Struggles for Water and Power

By Sanjeev Khagram
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press,

Globalize Liberation: How to Uproot
the System and Build a Better World

Edited by David Solnit
San Francisco: City Lights, 2004

Fighting for a Living Wage
By Stephanie Luce
Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, 2004

Moving Mountains: Communities Confront Mining and Globalisation
Edited by Geoff Evans, James Goodman
and Nina Lansbury
New York: Zed Books, 2002


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