The US’ Role in Counteracting the Global Oil Curse
This post originally appeared on the Global Witness blog on August 10, 2017
How Shell, Eni, and Exxon got embroiled in shady oil deals and corruption scandals around the world and what the US can do about it.
This week, together with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Global Witness co-hosted a wide-ranging discussion on oil corruption, why it matters, and how the US government –and companies – can be part of the solution. Here’s what you need to know (for those who couldn’t join, you can also check out a recording of the live C-Span broadcast).