The buyers come from all over the globe, bearing cash and complicated pasts.
Here are a few recent buyers of high-end Miami properties.
The former finance minister of a notoriously corrupt regime in Angola is living in high style.
The prominent liberal think tank still skirts questions about its donors.
Washington institutions esteemed for their independent scholarship don’t disclose donations from corporations and foreign governments.
Corporate America spends millions lobbying to win permanent most favored nation (MFN) trade status for China, with its vast market and dirt-cheap labor force.
The tax-supported Marshall Center offers more fun and games than war games.
The Bush Administration, urged by the oil industry, has embraced a corrupt regime.
Unless the number of arms is reduced dramatically, peace is unlikely to hold.