How Organized Crime Inhibits Development in Kosovo

Benno Zogg – Happy Birthday! Kosovo celebrated ten years of independence last week. However, some of its problems like economic stagnation, political impasse, and corruption give little cause for joy. Many of them are linked to organized crime. Development aid, including aid from Switzerland, must not ignore this connection, and can act against it. On February 17th 2008, Kosovo declared independence despite weak state structures, […]