The Effect of Farmer-Pastoralist Violence on State-Level Internal Revenue Generation in Nigeria
Source: University of California: Berkeley, 2015
Author(s): Topher L. McDougal, Talia Hagerty, Lisa Inks, Caitriona Dowd, Stone Conroy
Economic Recovery ,
Nigeria’s ethnically and religiously diverse Middle Belt has experienced recurrent eruptions of violence over the past several decades. Disputes between pastoralists and farmers arise from disagreements over access to farmland, grazing areas, stock routes, and water points for both animals and households. Although relatively low in intensity, this form of...