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Three Essays on the Economics and Finance of Terrorism


  • Siddhartha Mitra


Aa framework for the analytical treatment of terrorist problems is suggested and then brings out the importance of financial and socio-economic factors. The framework classifies the various causes of terrorism into necessary, precipitating, facilitating and perpetuating factors [WP 10]

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  • Siddhartha Mitra, 2007. "Three Essays on the Economics and Finance of Terrorism," Working Papers id:986, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:986
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