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Economic Espionage

The last section was about surveillance and current systems for it. This section covers one of the possible uses of surveillance: Gaining economic information, also called economic espionage.

Since the Cold War is over, at least for the Western world, the threat is no longer communists, but competing capitalists. Therefore, many of the existing systems are now reused for the purpose of getting an advantage over competitors.



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Tim Wellhausen
2000-01-20