Trade and Conflict: a network approach

Trade and Conflict: a network approach

Trade and Conflict: a network approach To what extent does the promotion of intra-regional trade help reduce conflicts in the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and South America? Summary Starting with the classical preoccupation of the philosopher Montesquieu:...
Civilian Victimization and Conflict Escalation

Civilian Victimization and Conflict Escalation

Civilian Victimization and Conflict Escalation To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war? Summary Intra-state conflicts between state forces and opposition movements often cause considerable...
The Politics of Informal Governance

The Politics of Informal Governance

The Politics of Informal Governance What are the factors that lead states and transnational actors to choose between formal intergovernmental organisations, informal intergovernmental organisations and transnational governance networks to structure their interactions...