Towards an Acceptable Level of Violence: Institutional Lessons From Northern Ireland

  title={Towards an Acceptable Level of Violence: Institutional Lessons From Northern Ireland},
  author={Graham Brownlow},
  journal={Terrorism and Political Violence},
  pages={722 - 742}
Institutional and economic development has recently returned to the forefront of economic analysis. The use of case studies (both historical and contemporary) has been important in this revival. Likewise, it has been argued recently by economic methodologists that historical context provides a kind of “laboratory” for the researcher interested in real world economic phenomena. Counterterrorism economics, in contrast with much of the rest of the literature on terrorism, has all too rarely drawn… Expand
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