Political Violence and Policy Conference - 2018



Does Cultural Proximity Contain Terrorism Diffusion?

Tobias Böhmelt (University of Essex) & Vincenzo Bove* (University of Warwick)


The Effect of Terrorism on Life Satisfaction: The Case of the Religious and Secular Population in Israel

Claude Berrebi* & Shira Guedalia-Ephrat (Hebrew University)


Violence and Perceptions of Risk Associated with Hosting Refugees

Alex Braithwaite*, Tiffany Chu, Justin Curtis, & Faten Ghosn (University of Arizona)


The Institutional Origins of Election Violence: Evidence from India

Ursula Daxecker* (University of Amsterdam)


Security policy preferences of EU citizens: do terrorist events affect them?

Athina Economou & Christos Kollias* (Department of Economics, University of Thessaly)


Problems of Commitment in Arming and War

Michelle R. Garfinkel* (University of California, Irvine) & Constantinos Syropoulos (Drexel University)


UN Involvement and Peace Agreements

Baris Ari, Wakako Maekawa & Ismene Gizelis* (University of Essex, UK)


Terrorism and Affinity of Nations

Khusrav Gaibulloev* (American University of Sharjah) & Todd Sandler (University of Texas at Dallas)


Drain the Sea or Decapitate?  Forced Disappearances and Leadership Targeting in 1970s Argentina

Brian J. Phillips* (Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE))


Democratic Skepticism and Support for Terrorism in the Palestinian Territories

James A. Piazza* (Department of Political Science, Penn State University)

Welcoming the Unwelcome: Refugee Flows, Integration, and Political Violence

Burcu Savun* & Christian Gineste (Department of Political Science, University of Pittsburgh)


Terrorism and Subjective Financial Well-Being: Micro-level Evidence from Pakistan

Khusrav Gaibulloev, Gerel Oyun, and Javed Younas* (American University of Sharjah)

A History of Violence:  Survey Evidence from Eastern Ukraine

Alexander Kupatadze (King’s College London), Thomas Zeitzoff* (School of Public Affairs, American University), & Yuri Zhukov (Department of Political Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)


On the Human Consequences of Terrorism

Daniel G. Arce*, (University of Texas at Dallas)


Impacts of Territorial Terrorism on Food Security: Evidence from Boko Haram Insurgency

Adesoji Adelaja, Justin George* & Dave D. Weatherspoon (Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Michigan State University)


A Spatial Model of Internal Displacement and Forced Migration

Jon Echevarria & Javier Gardeazabal* (University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU)

*denotes corresponding author