|Subject(s)||Lysine price-fixing conspiracy|
|Publisher||Random House (hardback)
Broadway Books (paperbacks)
|Media type||Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
656 (trade paperback and movie tie-in edition)
|Dewey Decimal||364.16/8/0973 1|
|LC Classification||HV8144.F43 E53 2000|
The Informant is a nonfiction white-collar crime book written by journalist Kurt Eichenwald and published in 2000 by Random House. It documents the mid-1990s lysine price-fixing conspiracy case and the involvement of Archer Daniels Midland executive Mark Whitacre, inspiring a film adaptation starring Matt Damon as Whitacre.