P&P Live! Tom Burgis — Kleptopia: How Dirty Money Is Conquering the World - with Jennifer Taub and Bradley Hope

Upcoming Event
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 5:00pm

Jennifer Taub leads Tom Burgis and Bradley Hope in a conversation about international corruption and organized crime and their new books: Burgis's KLEPTOPIA, Hope's BLOOD AND OIL, and Taub's BIG DIRTY MONEY. 

Tom Burgis is an investigations correspondent at the Financial Times. He has reported from more than forty countries, won major journalism awards in the US and Asia and been shortlisted for eight others, including twice at the British Press Awards. His critically acclaimed book The Looting Machine, about the modern plundering of Africa, won an Overseas Press Club of America award.

Jennifer Taub is a legal scholar and advocate whose writing focuses on follow the money matters--promoting transparency and opposing corruption. She has testified as a banking law expert before Congress and has appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe and CNN's Newsroom. Taub was the Bruce W. Nichols Visiting Professor of Law in fall 2019 at Harvard Law School and is a professor of law at the Western New England University School of Law. She is author of Big Dirty Money. 

Bradley Hope, based in London, is the New York Times bestselling coauthor of Billion Dollar Whale and covers finance and malfeasance for the Wall Street Journal. Before that he spent six years as a Middle East correspondent. Hope is a Pulitzer Prize finalist and Gerald Loeb Award winner.

 

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Kleptopia: How Dirty Money Is Conquering the World Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062883650
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Published: Harper - September 8th, 2020

Blood and Oil: Mohammed bin Salman's Ruthless Quest for Global Power Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780306846663
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Published: Hachette Books - September 1st, 2020

Big Dirty Money: The Shocking Injustice and Unseen Cost of White Collar Crime Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984879974
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Published: Viking - September 29th, 2020

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