Economic Recovery

 

There are 177 items related to Economic Recovery . Items are listed by date added.

 

Natural Resources, Decentralization, and Risk Sharing: Can Resource Booms Unify Nations?

Natural Resources, Decentralization, and Risk Sharing: Can Resource Booms Unify Nations?

Source: Journal of Development Economics, 2016

Author(s): Fidel Perez-Sebastiana and Ohad Raveh

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 18/06/2017

 

Previous studies imply that a positive regional fiscal shock, such as a resource boom, strengthens the desire for separation. In this paper we present a new and opposite perspective. We construct a model of endogenous fiscal decentralization that builds on two key notions: a trade-off between risk sharing and heterogeneity,...

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Integrating Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development Policies in Least Developed Countries

Integrating Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development Policies in Least Developed Countries

Source: Journal of Peacebuilding & Development, 2017

Author(s): Jacob Assa

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Economic Recovery , Programming

Added: 05/06/2017

 

The least developed countries (LDCs) have recently been referred to as the battleground on which the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will be won or lost. Figuratively this suggests that the LDCs will serve as a litmus test for meeting the SDGs, but a more literal interpretation might imply that conflicts...

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The Economic Effect of Illegal Political Control on a Population: The Paramilitaries in Colombia's Regions

The Economic Effect of Illegal Political Control on a Population: The Paramilitaries in Colombia's Regions

Source: Universidad de los Andes, 2011

Author(s): Alejandra Jiménez Carvajal, Ana María Ibáñez Londoño, and Oskar Andrés Nupia Martínez

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Economic Recovery , Land, Renewable Resources

Added: 20/04/2017

 

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Land Tenure in South Sudan: Does It Promote Climate Change Resilience?

Land Tenure in South Sudan: Does It Promote Climate Change Resilience?

Source: The Sudd Institute, 2017

Author(s): Nhial Tiitmamer, Augustino Ting Mayai, and Nyathon Hoth Mai

Countries: South Sudan

Topics: Climate Change, Economic Recovery , Gender, Governance, Land, Livelihoods

Added: 10/04/2017

 

Land was a key driver of the war between Khartoum and Southern Sudan. The Khartoum government had placed the land and its resources under the state’s control, while the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A), which represented the South during the war, argued that the “land belongs to the community” and...

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Natural Resources, Conflict and Investment: Conflict Minerals in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Challenges to Sustainable Investment

Natural Resources, Conflict and Investment: Conflict Minerals in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Challenges to Sustainable Investment

Source: International Natural Resources Law, Investment and Sustainability, 2017

Author(s): Onita Das

Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 10/04/2017

 

Since 1990, at least 18 violent conflicts have been fuelled by the exploitation of natural resources such as timber, minerals, oil and gas. Sometimes this is caused by environmental damage and the marginalization of local populations who fail to benefit economically from natural resource exploitation. More often it is caused...

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Extractivismos y Posconflicto en Colombia: Retos para la Paz Territorial

Extractivismos y Posconflicto en Colombia: Retos para la Paz Territorial

Extractivism and Post Conflict in Colombia. Challenges for a Territorial Peace

Source: Centro de Investigación y Educación Popular, 2016

Author(s): Aída Gálvez, Alejandra Ciro, Angélica Rocío López Granada, Astrid Ulloa, Catalina Quiroga Manrique, Catalina Serrano, César Cardona, Emerson Buitrago, Estefanía Ciro, Ingrid Díaz Moreno, Jhonnatan Fernando López, Julián Barbosa, Juliana Duarte, and Marcel

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Peace Agreements

Added: 27/03/2017

 

Este libro reúne un conjunto de artículos sobre el grande y grave problema del extractivismo en Colombia. Son doce los trabajos y un texto introductorio que relacionan los contextos regionales y nacionales, y desde ahí, su inmersión, en la economía global del capitalismo. Esta investigación constituye un colectivo de reflexión, un...

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Are Natural Resource Windfalls a Blessing or a Curse in Democratic Settings: A Case Study – Ghana?

Are Natural Resource Windfalls a Blessing or a Curse in Democratic Settings: A Case Study – Ghana?

Source: University of Dublin, 2016

Author(s): University of Dublin

Countries: Ghana

Topics: Conflict Causes, Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 24/03/2017

 

In order to analyse the problematic impact of oil on Ghana’s development, this study relied on qualitative methods, supported by descriptive statistics, tables and graphs. These qualitative and quantitative methods complement each other to explain the problematic impact of oil. Qualitative methods used for data collection include semi-structured interviews, focus...

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The Minerals Sector Contribution to Stabilisation and Development in Afghanistan

The Minerals Sector Contribution to Stabilisation and Development in Afghanistan

Source: Extractive Industry Geology Conference, 2015

Author(s): Andrew Craig

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources

Added: 24/03/2017

 

Minerals of high value and strategic importance have and continue to play a role in many of the conflicts seen around the world. They can however also provide an opportunity for less developed countries to quickly generate revenues either from the direct development and exploitation of mineral resources or by...

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Peace and Environmental Protection in Colombia: Proposals for Sustainable Rural Development

Peace and Environmental Protection in Colombia: Proposals for Sustainable Rural Development

Source: The Dialogue, 2017

Author(s): Lorenzo Morales

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Assessment, Economic Recovery , Governance, Land, Livelihoods, Peace Agreements

Added: 09/03/2017

 

Armed conflict and the environment are deeply intertwined in Colombia—the war has determined how land has been defined, occupied, and utilized. Given the weak state presence in conflict zones, land occupation has often been spontaneous and unplanned. Mass displacement of populations—Colombia has the world’s second highest level of internal migration...

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Borderlands and the Restructuring of Sudan Following South Sudan’s Secession

Borderlands and the Restructuring of Sudan Following South Sudan’s Secession

Source: Springer, 2017

Author(s): Abdalbasit Saeed

Countries: South Sudan, Sudan

Topics: Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Governance, Livelihoods

Added: 01/03/2017

 

The chapter recognises that the split between the two Sudans has given to political, economic and security challenges, and that these have been insufficiently addressed by the two Sudans in post-separation decade. Separate sections of the chapter focus on border issues between Sudan and Sudan, particularly, contentious issue of the...

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