India and Pakistan: Trading for Peace
AbstractAre shared democratic values the most important factors in promoting peace between countries, or common economic interests? New econometric research shows that, in the case of India and Pakistan, trade with other countries increases the chance of peace.
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Date of creation: Sep 2008
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Inter-state conflict and trade; democracy and conflict; conflict and economic development;
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- F52 - International Economics - - International Relations and International Political Economy - - - National Security; Economic Nationalism
- F51 - International Economics - - International Relations and International Political Economy - - - International Conflicts; Negotiations; Sanctions
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- Polachek, Solomon W, 1997. "Why Democracies Cooperate More and Fight Less: The Relationship between International Trade and Cooperation," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 5(3), pages 295-309, August.
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