Violent conflict can be catastrophic for developing countries and their neighbours, stunting and even reversing the course of economic growth. Recent World Bank research on the causes of conflict and civil war finds that the countries most likely to be blighted by conflict are those whose economies depend heavily on natural resources. This book looks at the links between resource dependence conflict and then considers what can be done to help reduce the risk of civil war in these nations. Con...Expand abstract
- Host title:
- Natural resources and violent conflict: Options and actions
- Local pid:
Natural Resources and Conflict: What We Can Do.
Views and Downloads
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record