UN Peacekeeping and the Rule of Law

@article{Blair2020UNPA,
  title={UN Peacekeeping and the Rule of Law},
  author={Robert A. Blair},
  journal={American Political Science Review},
  year={2020},
  volume={115},
  pages={51 - 68}
}
  • R. Blair
  • Published 10 September 2020
  • American Political Science Review
The UN is intimately involved in efforts to restore the rule of law in conflict and postconflict settings. Yet despite the importance of the rule of law for peace, good governance, and economic growth, evidence on the impact of these efforts is scant. I develop a theory to explain when UN rule-of-law reform is likely to succeed, then test the theory using original datasets capturing the number of civilian personnel deployed to each UN mission in Africa, the number of personnel assigned… 
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