Hello, Shadowlands: Inside The Booming World Of Southeast Asian Organized Crime

Event Series: 

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm-5:30pm (ended)

223 Moses Hall 

Patrick Winn, Asia Correspondent for Public Radio International

Mass media and Hollywood fixate on stories of Mexican cartels, Sicilian mafioso and Russian gangsters. But they've largely overlooked the growing power of Southeast Asian organized crime. Within the next decade, the region's booming black markets will be worth $375 billion — more than the legit output of many Asian countries.