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The Impact of Terrorism and Conflicts on Growth in Asia, 1970–2004

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  • Khusrav Gaibulloev
  • Todd Sandler

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This paper quantifies the impact of terrorism and conflicts on income per capita growth in Asia for 1970–2004. Transnational terrorist attacks had a significant growth-limiting effect. An additional terrorist incident per million persons reduces gross domestic product (GDP) per capita growth by about 1.5%. [ADBI DP 113].

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  • Khusrav Gaibulloev & Todd Sandler, 2008. "The Impact of Terrorism and Conflicts on Growth in Asia, 1970–2004," Working Papers id:1789, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:1789
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