The duration of large-scale, violent civil conflict increases substantially if the society is composed of a few large ethnic groups, if there is extensive forest cover, and if the conflict has commenced since 1980. None of these factors affects the initiation of conflict. And neither the duration nor the initiation of conflict is affected by initial inequality or political repression. Collier, Hoeffler, and Soderbom model the duration of large-scale, violent civil conflicts, applying hazard f...Expand abstract
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On the Duration of Civil War.
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