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Greed and grievance in civil war (English)


The authors compare two contrasting motivations for rebellion: greed and grievance. Most rebellions are ostensibly in pursuit of a cause, supported by a narrative of grievance. But since grievance assuagement through rebellion is a public good that a ...  See More +


  • Collier, Paul; Hoeffler, Anke; Collier, Paul*Hoeffler, Anke;
  • 2000/05/31
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS2355
  • 1
  • 1
  • 2010/07/01
  • Greed and grievance in civil war
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