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Source: International Interactions, 2016
Author(s): Tim Wegenast
Topics: Conflict Causes, Extractive Resources, Governance
The impact of natural resources on intrastate violence has been increasingly analyzed in the peace and conflict literature. Surprisingly, little quantitative evidence has been gathered on the effects of the resource-ownership structure on internal violence. This article uses a novel data set on oil and natural gas property rights, covering...
North America & Caribbean
Asia & Pacific
Middle East & North Africa
Peace and Security Operations
Weapons, Waste, and Pollution