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Working Paper
Conflict and development: Recent research advances and future agendas

We survey selected parts of the growing literature on the microeconomics of violent conflict, identifying where academic research has started to establish stylized facts and where methodological and knowledge gaps remain...

Conflict Violence War
Working Paper
Do fences make good neighbours?: Evidence from an insurgency in India

India has employed a variety of military, political, and economic measures to combat the long running insurgency in Kashmir with little evidence on what contributes to stability in the region...

Conflict Violence Governance
Book Chapter
The World Bank’s Health Projects in Timor-Leste: The Political Economy of Effective Aid

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
Education from the Bottom Up: UNICEF’s Education Programme in Somalia

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
Impact Assessment of the Facilitadores Judiciales Programme in Nicaragua

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
Liberia’s Gender-Sensitive Police Reform: Improving Representation and Responsiveness in a Post-Conflict Setting

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
‘Embedded’ Assistance: Finn Church Aid’s Secondment in Somalia

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
The Yemen Social Fund for Development: An Effective Community-Based Approach amid Political Instability

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
The National Solidarity Programme: Assessing the Effects of Community-Driven Development in Afghanistan

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book Chapter
Good Aid in Hard Places: Learning from ‘Successful’ Interventions in Fragile Situations

From the book: Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Book
Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 licence. It is free to read at www.tandfebooks.com and offered as a free PDF download from Taylor & Francis Group and selected open access locations...

Peacebuilding Conflict Foreign aid
Blog
Missing school years for girls: The case of the Assam insurgency
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Girls in India face many challenges. From the moment they are conceived, they are less likely to be born as compared to boys. This presence of “missing girls” appears to be linked to access to ultrasound technology ...

Education Conflict
Journal Article
The economic effects of a counterinsurgency policy in India: A synthetic control analysis

Using the synthetic control method, we analyze the economic effects of a unique counterinsurgency response to the Naxalite insurgency in India...

Synthetic control method Conflict Naxalite insurgency
Blog
How did South Sudan get stuck in a fragility trap?

In my last blog I wrote about the common factors at play in political and economic transitions. Using the case of South Sudan, I demonstrated how these factors laid the groundwork for a fragility trap. In this post, I explain what this means...

Conflict Fragile states
Blog
Common factors in conflict-induced state fragility

What does it mean to be a fragile state?...

Conflict Fragile states
Working Paper
Tax revenue mobilization in conflict-affected developing countries

How does conflict affect tax revenue mobilization? This paper uses a newly updated dataset to explore longitudinal trends of tax revenue mobilization prior to, during, and after conflict periods in a selection of conflict-affected states since 1980...

Tax Conflict
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