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Books - July 14, 2006

The Democratic Republic of Congo: Economic Dimensions of War and Peace

Michael Nest with Francois Grignon and Emizet F. Kisangani (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2006)

 

 

 Despite the prominent role that competition over natural resources has played in some of Africa's most intractable conflicts, little research has been devoted to what the economic dimensions of armed conflict mean for peace operations and efforts to reconstruct war-torn states. Redressing this gap, this book analyzes the challenges that the war economy posed, and continues to pose, for policymakers and practitioners in the DRC. For more information, click here.

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