The contest for mineral wealth: an economic analysis of conflicts in Ghanaian mining communities

The paper uses survey data from 1458 households in 60 communities from 24 districts in 5 regions of Ghana and logistic regression to examine conflicts as a contest for mineral wealth in mining communities, estimates the determinants of conflicts in these mining communities and examines how these con...

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Volume: 31
Main Author: Twerefou, Daniel K
Ayimpusah, Emmanuel Ayine
Owusu-Afriyie, John
Adjei-Mantey, Kwame
Bokpin, Godfred A
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Routledge 02.11.2017
published in: International review of applied economics Vol. 31; no. 6; pp. 791 - 810
Data of publication: 11/2/2017
ISSN: 0269-2171
EISSN: 1465-3486
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: CrossRef
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