Source: Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa, Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Author(s): Jean Clément
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 07 February 2005
Keywords: civil war, civil wars, military, political instability, real gdp
Section I. Introduction Poverty and armed conflict are closely connected, so the poorest countries face the prospect of being caught in a “conflict trap” of poverty and recurring con...