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La política de seguridad democrática y las ejecuciones extrajudiciales


  • Ernesto Cárdenas


  • Edgar Villa



Este artículo formaliza a través de un mecanismo de principal-agente la política de seguridaddemocrática del gobierno de Uribe y muestra su relación con el incremento de las víctimas deejecuciones extrajudiciales. El modelo explica las fallas de la política de seguridad democráticaal comparararla con una política de seguridad con responsabilidad militar que tiene en cuentaexplícitamente los incentivos de las unidades militares para evitar los llamados falsos positivos.

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  • Ernesto Cárdenas & Edgar Villa, 2012. "La política de seguridad democrática y las ejecuciones extrajudiciales," Vniversitas Económica 010012, Universidad Javeriana - Bogotá.
  • Handle: RePEc:col:000416:010012

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    1. Gerardo Barbosa Castillo & Andrés Rolando Ciro Gómez, 2020. "Garantía de no repetición: una contribución a la justicia transicional," Books, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Facultad de Derecho, number 1183.
    2. Varios Autores, 2020. "Víctimas del conflicto armado colombiano," Books, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Facultad de Derecho, number 1173.
    3. Daron Acemoglu & Leopoldo Fergusson & James Robinson & Dario Romero & Juan F. Vargas, 2020. "The Perils of High-Powered Incentives: Evidence from Colombia's False Positives," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 12(3), pages 1-43, August.

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    Falsos Positivos; Modelo Principal-Agente; Diseño de Mecanismos; Políticade Seguridad Democrática.;

    JEL classification:

    • D86 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Economics of Contract Law
    • H56 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - National Security and War
    • K42 - Law and Economics - - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior - - - Illegal Behavior and the Enforcement of Law


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