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Modeling Mass Killing: For Gain or Ethnic Cleansing?

In: Handbook on the Economics of Conflict

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  • Attiat F. Ott
  • Sang Hoo Bae
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    The Handbook on the Economics of Conflict conveys how economics can contribute to the understanding of conflict in its various dimensions embracing world wars, regional conflicts, terrorism and the role of peacekeeping in conflict prevention.

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  • Derek L. Braddon & Keith Hartley (ed.), 2011. "Handbook on the Economics of Conflict," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 13624.
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