Greed and Grievance: Economic Agendas in Civil Wars / Edition 1

Greed and Grievance: Economic Agendas in Civil Wars / Edition 1

by Mats Berdal
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1555878687

ISBN-13: 2901555878688

Pub. Date: 05/01/2000

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

Contributors from international relations, area studies, peace research, strategic studies, and other fields consider the economic rationality of conflict for belligerents in civil wars, the economic strategies that elites use to sustain their positions, and in what situations elites find war to be more profitable than peace. They also consider what incentives and

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Contributors from international relations, area studies, peace research, strategic studies, and other fields consider the economic rationality of conflict for belligerents in civil wars, the economic strategies that elites use to sustain their positions, and in what situations elites find war to be more profitable than peace. They also consider what incentives and disincentives are available to international actors seeking to restore peace to war-torn societies. The 11 papers are from an April 1999 conference in London. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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ISBN-13:
2901555878688
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256

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