From to , Joseph Borkin was the chief of the Patent and Cartel section of the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice in Washington, and was. THE CRIME AND PUNISHMENT OF I.G.. FARBEN. By Joseph Borkin. New York: The Free. Press. Pp Urban A. Lester. Richard N. Bagenslos. Joseph Borkin, 67, a Washington lawyer, author and former government official who wrote extensively on legal and economic issues, died.

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A Portrait of Joe Borkin – Affandi, Kusuma – Metzemakers Kunstmakelaardij

As early ashe co-authored a book on the yet unborn art of television titled, Television: A book about the effectiveness of Antitrust prosecutions and josep about the role of the lawyer in the Watergate scandal remained uncompleted.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In addition, he taught courses on global economics and law at numerous universities. Farben under the title ” The Crime and Punishment of I.

World monopoly and peace. Ziet u geen prijzen? The New York Times wrote that it was “required reading for any course devoted to the social sciences” and included it on their list of one hundred best works of the twentieth century.

Joseph Borkin was an economist, legal scholar, educator and a fine writer. Borkin himself who, during this period, was known inside and outside of government borkln Indonesia’s best American friend in the west. Initially, Borkin worked for the US Congress und for a committee of investigations of the US Senat on allegations of corruption against the munitions industry.


The Story of Industrial Offensive, Joseph Borkin served as chief economic advisor and attorney in the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice during the presidency of Franklin D. This page was last edited on 8 Decemberat Borkin was member of several professional associations of lawyers and also member of the American Economic Association and of the National Press Club.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In he co-authored a major book on cartels, Germany’s Master Plan, The Story of The Industrial Offensive which was acclaimed by the critics and grew into a huge best seller.

Joseph Borkin was convinced that Affandi possessed a unique talent and was the bridge that connected the best of eastern and western art. The American Economic Review 33 2S.

Farben Cartelobituary, in: Borkin was married with Pauline Borkin, they had two children. International cartels in the postwar world.

Joseph Borkin

It was during this period that he, as an avid art connoisseur, met and became friends with the Indonesian artist Affandi and, over the years, became the single largest American collector of his works. Affandi painted portraits of the American leaders who helped champion the cause for Indonesian independence. This book combined a middle-class typical aversion against big business with a highly patriotic orientation.

Retrieved from ” https: The latter was reprinted in seven different languages after his death.

Joseph Borkin – Wikipedia

Henry, and Shakespeare jiseph but a small indication of his widely ranging interests. Examples of these are the portraits of Drew Pearson who was, at the time, the most famous American newspaper columnist and radio commentator, as well as Mr.


This was a radical position of the Roosevelt – progressiveswho were strong in the American political scene between and The Story of Industrial Borrkin. President Sukarno, in fact, referred to him as “Indonesia’s Lafayette” referencing the Frenchman who championed America’s cause during their war for independence with England and without whom, as some believed that, the United States may never have been born. He was also certain that Asia Pacific was destined to become the next great economic and cultural center of the world.

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The work became a bestsellerwas sold in unchanged editions including a Chinese translation up toand even brokin rights had been sold. Joseph Borkin’s other writings on vastly diverse subjects such as the Indonesian language, O. The first meeting with Affandi left such an indelible impression on the collector that upon his return to the United States Joseph Borkin excitedly declared to his family, “I have just met the world’s next Van Gogh”.