The Political Economy of Terrorism : A Selective Overview of Recent Work

@inproceedings{Mesquita2008ThePE,
  title={The Political Economy of Terrorism : A Selective Overview of Recent Work},
  author={Ethan Bueno de Mesquita},
  year={2008}
}
While a small political economy literature on terrorism and counterterrorism dates back over two decades, there has been an explosion of such research since the attacks of September 11, 2001. This literature has attacked critical questions about terrorism and its consequences—including the structural determinants of terrorism, who becomes a terrorist, optimal counterterrorism policy, terrorism and radical mobilization, government-terrorist negotiations, and the internal politics of terrorist… CONTINUE READING

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