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dc.contributor.authorMalone, David M.en_US
dc.contributor.authorNitzschke, Heikoen_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-12-14T09:44:40Z-
dc.date.available2011-12-14T09:44:40Z-
dc.date.issued2005en_US
dc.identifier.isbn9291906883en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/52958-
dc.description.abstractThe political economy of civil wars has acquired unprecedented scholarly and policy attention. Among others, the International Peace Academy’s programme on Economic Agendas in Civil Wars (EACW) has aimed to contribute to a better understanding of the complex dynamics of civil war economies and has identified areas for policy development critical for improved conflict prevention, conflict resolution, and postconflict peacebuilding. While much of the earlier debate on the economic dimensions has been polarized around the ‘greed versus grievance’ dichotomy, there is now a better understanding of how economic dynamics can influence the onset, character, and duration of armed conflicts. This paper discusses key research findings and their policy relevance, provides a preliminary assessment of policy efforts to address the economic dimensions of conflict and conflict transformation, and offers some issues for further research and policy action.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherUNU-WIDER Helsinkien_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesWIDER Discussion Papers // World Institute for Development Economics (UNU-WIDER) 2005/07en_US
dc.subject.jelF02en_US
dc.subject.jelH56en_US
dc.subject.jelO10en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordcivil waren_US
dc.subject.keywordconflict preventionen_US
dc.subject.keywordhuman securityen_US
dc.subject.stwBürgerkriegen_US
dc.titleEconomic agendas in civil wars: what we know, what we need to knowen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn48696311Xen_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US
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