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Axel Klein The Moral Economy of Somali Piracy – Organised Criminal Business or Subsistence Activity? Global Policy 4

Version of Record online: 27 MAR 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1758-5899.2012.00192.x

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Axel Klein argues that piracy should not be compared to organized crime. Instead, he uses the concept of ‘moral economy’ to explain how piracy activities are legitimized. In taking this approach, solutions should focus on regenerating coastline livelihoods rather than turning to the criminal justice system and security sector.

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