Luxury real estate & Trump: International networks of power crossing public and private boundaries
Bloggingheads.tv – Published on Jul 14, 2017
00:26 Alex’s book Dictators Without Borders 04:29 Oligarchs and autocrats and kleptocrats, oh my! 10:52 Luxury real estate’s illicit money problem 22:11 The globalization of money laundering 30:12 Trump and networks of power 45:28 How Trump is blurring lines between business and politics 56:07 The slippery slope to kleptocracy
Daniel Nexon (The Duck of Minerva, Georgetown University) and Alexander Cooley (Columbia Harriman Institute, Barnard College, Dictators Without Borders)
Recorded on July 14, 2017
A most interesting discussion about how luxury real estate is a vehicle for money laundering & Trump's network extends into this world. "The lines between business and politics are not how we think about them."