Commodity price shocks and civil conflict: Evidence from Colombia

"How do income shocks affect armed conflict? Theory suggests two opposite effects. If labour is used to appropriate resources violently, higher wages may lower conflict by reducing labour supplied to appropriation. This is the opportunity cost effect. Alternatively, a rise in contestable income...

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Autores Principales: Dube O., Vargas J.F.
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: 2013
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/22947
https://doi.org/10.1093/restud/rdt009