Over the weekend, Radhica Sookraj of the Trinidad and Tobago Guardian reported that Trinidad and Tobago’s High Commissioner to Canada (equivalent to the ambassador) was an executive for SNC-Lavalin until his diplomatic appoitnment in 2010.… Continue Reading
A Chinese supercomputer was recently named the fastest computer in the world, deposing the reigning champion at the U.S. Department of Energy.
Supercomputers are typically used for sophisticated modeling of intricate systems, like weather, nuclear detonations, and airplanes.… Continue Reading
Job Title: Senior Manager, Ethics & Compliance
Company: The Bertelsmann Group
Location: New York, NY
Job Scope: The New York office (Midtown Manhattan) of the Ethics & Compliance Department at Bertelsmann, a leading international media company, is seeking a resourceful team player pursuing a career in Ethics & Compliance.… Continue Reading
I’ve previously argued — following the DOJ’s lead — that the governments in developing countries are usually better understood as the co-conspirators in a bribery scheme than as the victims. So if we want to remedy the harms that resulted from particular bribes, we can’t go through them.… Continue Reading