Revolution On An Empty Stomach
From the Middle East to South America, rising food prices fuel social and political unrest. A look at Egypt and Bolivia.
Rural Windfall or a new Resource Curse? Coca, Income and Civil Conflict in Colombia
Natural and agricultural resources for which there is a substantial black market, such as coca, opium, and diamonds, appear especially likely to be exploited by the parties to a civil conflict. On the other hand, these resources may also provide one of the few reliable sources of income in the […]