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The curse and the wolf: Mongolia's resources reckoning

With frustrations boiling over and onto the streets in December, Mongolia is taking measures to avoid the so-called resource curse that has plagued other resource-rich nations – dragging them into economic malaise, corruption, ineffective governance, and political violence.

The curse and the wolf: Mongolia's resources reckoning The curse and the wolf: Mongolia's resources reckoning The curse and the wolf: Mongolia's resources reckoning The curse and the wolf: Mongolia's resources reckoning The curse and the wolf: Mongolia's resources reckoning

In the halls of the State Great Khural, Mongolia’s parliament, plans have been drafted to end state-ownership of coal company Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi.

Whether they'll work remains to be seen.

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