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Author Đỗ, Quý Toàn

Title Poverty, social divisions, and conflict in Nepal / Quy-Toan Do, Lakshmi Iyer
Published [Washington, D.C.] : World Bank, Development Research Group, Poverty Team, [2007]


Description 1 online resource (39 pages) : illustrations
Series Policy research working paper ; 4228
Policy research working papers ; 4228.
Summary The authors conduct an econometric analysis of the economic and social factors which contributed to the spread of violent conflict in Nepal. They find that conflict intensity is significantly higher in places with greater poverty and lower levels of economic development. Violence is higher in locations that favor insurgents, such as mountains and forests. The authors find weaker evidence that caste divisions in society are correlated with the intensity of civil conflict, while linguistic diversity has little impact
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Social conflict -- Nepal -- Econometric models
Poverty -- Nepal -- Econometric models
Poverty -- Econometric models
Form Electronic book