End-of-conflict deforestation: Evidence from Colombia’s peace agreement

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Abstract

Armed conflict can endanger natural resources through several channels such as direct predation from fighting groups, but it may also help preserve ecosystems by dissuading extractive economic activities through the fear of extortion. The effect of conflict on deforestation is thus an empirical question
Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number104852
JournalWorld Development
Volume129
StatePublished - May 5 2020

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