The Pirates of the Indian Ocean: A Case Study of How Ship Piracy Has Affected the Economy of the Seychelles and How the Seychellois Are Fighting Back
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 Last revised: 24 Jul 2015
Date Written: February 19, 2014
Seychelles is currently working to solve their piracy problem not simply manage it. Although numerous measures are underway by a multinational force, piracy continues to develop into a lucrative business. Severing the ties between piracy financiers and their criminal networks will help eliminate these activities. A standard policy mandating the arrest, prosecution, hold, and transport of all pirates is essential to solve the problem and deter this menace.
Keywords: Sea Transport, Sea Piracy, Economy, Tourism, International Law
JEL Classification: F23, H41, K14, K33, R41
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