Resources, Conflict, and Economic Development in Africa

Natural resources have driven both growth and conflict in modern Africa. We model the interaction of parties engaged in potential conflict over such resources. The likelihood of conflict depends on both the absolute and relative resource endowments of the parties. Resources fuel conflict by raising...

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Main Author: Adhvaryu, Achyuta
Nyshadham, Anant
Fenske, James E
Khanna, Gaurav
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: National Bureau of Economic Research 01.02.2018
Data of publication: 20180201
Series: NBER Working Paper Series
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: NBER Working Papers
NBER Technical Working Papers Archive
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