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Characteristics of terrorism

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  • Pittel, Karen
  • Rübbelke, Dirk T. G.

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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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  • Pittel, Karen & Rübbelke, Dirk T. G., . "Characteristics of terrorism," Chapters in Economics,, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:lmu:muench:19346
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    1. Karen Pittel & Dirk T.G. Rübbelke, 2009. "Decision Processes of a Suicide Bomber – Integrating Economics and Psychology," CER-ETH Economics working paper series 09/106, CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research (CER-ETH) at ETH Zurich.
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    • D74 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Conflict; Conflict Resolution; Alliances; Revolutions
    • D69 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Other

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