Finance in conflict and reconstruction by Tony Addison

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Published by United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research in Helsinki .

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  • Civil war -- Economic aspects,
  • Conflict management,
  • Finance -- Africa,
  • Economic assistance,
  • War relief,
  • War, Cost of

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StatementTony Addison, Philippe Le Billon, and S. Mansoob Murshed.
SeriesWIDER discussion paper -- no.2001/44
ContributionsLe Billon, Philippe., Murshed, Syed Mansoob., World Institute for Development Economics Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p. ;
Number of Pages14
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Open LibraryOL20844208M

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Finance in Conflict and Reconstruction Article in Journal of International Development /41(7) October with 75 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Downloadable. The relationship between an economy's financial sector and the occurrence and resolution of conflict may at first sight appear tenuous.

Banking systems, financial regulation and currency arrangements do not appear to be relevant in understanding why nations collapse or why people kill each other.

However, the linkages between the financial sector and issues of conflict are closer. During conflict, finance (both internal and external) can be decisive in determining who wins, as well as the duration of war.

Rebuilding the financial system is important to reconstruction from war, since otherwise private investment is constrained. Finance in Conflict and Reconstruction Tony Addison,1 Philippe Le Billon2 and S.

Mansoob Murshed1 August Abstract The relationship between an economy's financial sector and the occurrence and resolution of conflict may at first sight appear tenuous. Banking systems, financial. The provision of bank finance for working capital, fixed investment, and residential reconstruction must also restart.

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