Misha Glenny

Misha Glenny is an award winning author and journalist who has been working in Eastern and Central Europe for 20 years. A former BBC Central Europe Correspondent, Misha is also the author of The Rebirth of History: Eastern Europe in the Age of Democracy; The Fall of Yugoslavia; and The Balkans: 1804-1999. He is the Founding Director of SEE Change, an NGO which developed cross-border cooperation between multi-ethnic municipalities in Kosovo, Serbia and Macedonia. McMafia: Crime without Frontiers, about the the rise of the shadow economy since the fall of communism and the advent of globalization, will be published in over twenty territories beginning in New York and London in April 2008.
The $3 Trillion War
The $3 Trillion War is a devastating reckoning of the true cost of the Iraq war – quite apart from its tragic human toll – which the Bush administration has estimated at $50 billion, but which Stiglitz and his co-author Bilmes show underestimates the real figure by approximately six times. Here he exposed the gigantic expenses which have so far not been officially accounted for, including replacing military equipment (being used up at six times the peacetime rate) and also ...