Triangulating horizontal inequality

  title={Triangulating horizontal inequality},
  author={Lars-Erik Cederman and Nils B. Weidmann and Nils-Christian Bormann},
  journal={Journal of Peace Research},
  pages={806 - 821}
Does economic inequality cause civil war? Deviating from individualist measures of inequality such as the Gini coefficient, recent studies have found a statistical link between group-level inequalities and conflict onset. Yet, this connection remains controversial, not least because of the difficulties associated with conceptualizing and measuring group-level differences in development. In an effort to overcome weaknesses afflicting specific methods of measurement, we introduce a new composite… 

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