Adaptive Drug Organizations.

GMA 400L - Senior Seminar Research Lab

Drug cartels have become an economical success. This is due to their ability adapt government policies by changing their tactics and structure. The economic success of cartels prompted them to adapt from the Colombian era, to the Mexican cartel era. This thesis analyzes tactics of both eras, the success and failures U.S policies, creates the recommendations after analyzing and identifying the key reasons for cartels' ability to adapt.