Does the sequence of land reform and political reform matter? Evidence from state-building in Afghanistan

@article{Murtazashvili2016DoesTS,
  title={Does the sequence of land reform and political reform matter? Evidence from state-building in Afghanistan},
  author={Ilia Murtazashvili and Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili},
  journal={Conflict, Security \& Development},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={145 - 172}
}
Abstract Property insecurity is associated with terrorism, insurgency and economic underdevelopment. For this reason, land reform is often implemented alongside political reform in post-conflict settings. In contrast, this article argues that political reform should be sequenced prior to land reform during state-building. Evidence from Afghanistan shows how land redistribution, legal titling, decentralisation of state-owned land and provision of legal services to resolve land disputes are… 
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