Conflict about Natural Resources and the Prospect of Development in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Source: Journal of Social Science, 2005
Author(s): Olawale R. Olaopa, Victor Ojakorotu
Democratic Republic of the Congo
As a departure from the general debate on the nexus between natural resources endowment and conflict in Africa, which focuses on the authoritarian nature of African states, the rise of ethnic militias, corruption and the policies and activities of foreign oil multinationals, the objective of the paper is to trace...