The Perils of Top-down State-Building
Can weak states build social order from the top down?
Social Structure and Conflict
Why are conflicts in some areas especially frequent and severe?
Reducing Crime and Violence: Experimental Evidence from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Liberia
Can therapy influence criminals to stop violent careers?
Predicting Local Violence in Liberia
Is it possible to predict where violence will occur?
Reconciling After Civil Conflict Increases Social Capital but Decreases Individual Well-Being
Does reconciliation heal the wounds of war?
Are states led by women less prone to conflict than states led by men?
Labor Market Opportunities and Violent Crime among Muslim Youth: Experimental Evidence from Northern Nigeria
Can providing labor market opportunities improve economic well-being and decrease violent criminal activity?