Reports

Drone Inc.: Marketing the Illusion of Precision Killing 

An investigative report on the contractors and technologies used in the remote control drone war. Written by Pratap Chatterjee and Christian Stork, published in August 2017.

Subsidizing Contractor Misconduct

A report on how the U.S. federal government has been subsidizing contractor misconduct with tax dollars. Written by Chris Thompson and published in January 2015.

The EuroZone Profiteers

A report on how reckless lending by Belgian, French and German banks to Greece, Ireland and Spain, helped precipitate the EuroZone crisis. Published in November 2013.

CorpWatch is a member of the U.S. Corporate Accountability Coalition together with the Center for Corporate PolicyCorporate Accountability International, Earth Rights International, and the International Corporate Accountability Roundtable&nbsp. Together, we published a series of five annual reports from 2012 to 2016 measuring the commitment of members of the U.S. Congress to keep the power of large corporations in check; to promote transparency and responsible business practices; and to hold corporations accountable for their actions.

2016 Congressional Report Card on Corporate Accountability

Fifth in the series of annual report cards.

2015 Congressional Report Card on Corporate Accountability

Fourth in the series of annual report cards.

2014 Congressional Report Card on Corporate Accountability

Third in the series of annual report cards.

2013 Congressional Report Card on Corporate Accountability

Second in the series of annual report cards.

2012 Congressional Report Card on Corporate Accountability

First in the series of annual report cards.

The True Cost of Chevron: An Alternative Annual Report

This jointly-produced report documents negative impacts of Chevron's operations around the globe, in stark contrast to the message sent by the company's ubiquitous "Human Energy" advertising campaign. Led by author Antonia Juhasz and published in May 2010.

Barrick's Dirty Secrets: Communities Respond to Gold Mining's Impacts Worldwide 

An alternative annual report on Barrick that exposes the human and environmental cost of gold mining. Written by Sakura Saunders and published in May 2007.

Outsourcing Intelligence in Iraq: A CorpWatch Report on L-3/Titan 

An alternative annual report on L-3/Titan that exposes the imact of U.S. intelligence and translation contracting. Written by Pratap Chatterjee, and published in December 2008 in collaboration with Amnesty International.

Casualties of Katrina: Gulf Coast Reconstruction Two Years after the Hurricane

A follow-up report on the companies profiting out of Hurricane Katrina two years after the disaster. Written by Eliza Strickland and Azibuike Akaba and published in August 2007.

Big, Easy Money: Disaster Profiteering on the American Gulf Coast

A report on the companies profiting out of Hurricane Katrina in the first year after the disaster. Written by Rita J. King and published in August 2006.

Goodbye, Houston

Our fourth alternative annual report on Halliburton. Published in May 2007.

Hurricane Halliburton: Conflict, Climate Change and Catastrophe

Our third alternative annual report on Halliburton. Published in May 2006. 

Houston, We Still Have A Problem

Our second alternative annual report on Halliburton. Published in May 2005

Houston, We Have a Problem

Our first alternative annual report on Halliburton. Published in May 2004.

Afghanistan, Inc.

A report on the companies that profited out of the bungled reconstruction effort in Afghanistan. Written by Afghan-American writer Fariba Nawa and published in October 2006.

Tangled Up in Blue

The story of the United Nations growing entanglement with corporations, known as the UN Global Compact. Written by Kenny Bruno and Joshua Karliner, and published in September 2000.

Greenhouse Gangsters vs. Climate Justice

A Novermber 1999 report that successfully redefined climate change as an environmental justice and human rights issue, and helped mobilize communities already adversely impacted by the fossil fuel industry.