Riddle Me This: To Whom is the Shipment Going?

As discussed in a previous article, “Riddle me this: Export controls,”1 governments seek to accomplish national security and foreign policy goals through their control of exports. Understanding the framework and operational implications of export regulations is much like solving a riddle. Merriam-Webster defines riddle as...
Combating Illegal Wildlife Trade: Turning Predators Into Prey

Global wildlife populations face grave threats from many factors, including climate change, deforestation and pollution, while consumer demand for wildlife and wildlife products accelerates the speed with which many species move toward extinction. One additional threat that is sometimes overlooked is the proceeds generated from...