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Repression or Civil War?

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  • Timothy Besley
  • Torsten Persson

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  • Timothy Besley & Torsten Persson, 2009. "Repression or Civil War?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 99(2), pages 292-297, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:99:y:2009:i:2:p:292-97
    Note: DOI: 10.1257/aer.99.2.292
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    JEL classification:

    • D74 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Conflict; Conflict Resolution; Alliances; Revolutions
    • O17 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Formal and Informal Sectors; Shadow Economy; Institutional Arrangements

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