5 QUESTIONS ON DEVELOPMENT AND CONFLICT
- David A. Lake, Eli Berman
- Content Type
- Commentary and Analysis
- Political Violence @ A Glance
- Violence is a feature of life in many developing countries. As governments, private philanthropic organizations, and communities work to reduce inequity, alleviate poverty, and improve the well-being of people living in low- and middle-income countries, what role does conflict play in stymying development? And can development reduce conflict?
David Lake, distinguished professor of political science at UC San Diego, poses five questions about development and conflict to Eli Berman, research director at the UC Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation and professor of economics at UC San Diego.
- Development, Poverty, Governance, Afghanistan, Conflict, COVID-19
- Political Geography
- Global Focus