Dominic Rohner

University of Zurich

Muehlebachstrasse 86

Zurich, 8008

Switzerland

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This Mine is Mine! How Minerals Fuel Conflicts in Africa

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5409
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), University of Lausanne - DEEP, University of Zurich and University of Lausanne
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minerals, mines, conflict, fighting, natural resources, rebellion

This Mine is Mine! How Minerals Fuel Conflicts in Africa

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10089
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), University of Lausanne - DEEP, University of Zurich and University of Lausanne
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conflict, minerals, mines, natural resources, rebellion

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Blood and Ink! The Common-Interest-Game between Terrorists and the Media

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 May 2006
Bruno S. Frey and Dominic Rohner
CREMA and University of Zurich
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Terrorism, media, common-interest-game, coordination, conflict.

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The Political Economy of Imperialism, Decolonization, and Development

Univ. of Zurich Working Paper No. 466
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Erik Gartzke and Dominic Rohner
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Zurich
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Imperialism, Decolonization, Development, Democracy, Mercantilism

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Strategic Mass Killings

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich Working Paper No. 486
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 May 2010
Joan Maria Esteban, Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Autonomous University of Barcelona, Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Mass Killings, Civil War, Natural Resources, Intensity of Conflict, Group Size

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War and Natural Resource Exploitation

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich, Working Paper No. 481
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Mar 2010
Rick van der Ploeg and Dominic Rohner
University of Oxford and University of Zurich
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Conflict, natural resources, private resource exploitation, mining investment, license fee

War and Natural Resource Exploitation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3244
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Nov 2010
Rick van der Ploeg and Dominic Rohner
University of Oxford and University of Zurich
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conflict, natural resources, private resource exploitation, mining investment, license fee

Networks in Conflict: Theory and Evidence from the Great War of Africa

University of Zurich, UBS International Center of Economics in Society, Working Paper No. 14
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Dec 2015
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Zurich, University of Lausanne and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Yale University
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Africa, alliances, civil conflict, Congo War, contest success function, enmities, network, rainfall

Networks in Conflict: Theory and Evidence from the Great War of Africa

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10348
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Zurich, University of Lausanne and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Yale University
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Africa, alliances, civil conflict, Congo War, contest success function, enmities, network, rainfall

Knowledge is Power - A Theory of Information, Income, and Welfare Spending

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3613
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Oct 2011
Jo Thori Lind and Dominic Rohner
University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Zurich
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redistribution, welfare spending, information, income, voting, political economics

Knowledge is Power: A Theory of Information, Income, and Welfare Spending

University of Zurich Department of Economics Working Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Nov 2011
Jo Thori Lind and Dominic Rohner
University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Zurich
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Redistribution, Welfare Spending, Information, Income, Voting, Political Economics

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Seeds of Distrust: Conflict in Uganda

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Dec 2011
University of Zurich, University of Lausanne and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Yale University
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conflict, trust, ethnic fighting, Uganda, social capital, identity

Seeds of Distrust: Conflict in Uganda

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8741
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Jan 2012
University of Zurich, University of Lausanne and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Yale University
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ethnic conflict, ethnic identity, fighting, fractionalisation, slavery, social capital, trust, Uganda

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Ich Bin Auch Ein Lemming: Herding and Consumption Capital in Arts and Culture

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
Bruno S. Frey, Dominic Rohner and Anna Winestein
CREMA, University of Zurich and University of Oxford
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Art, Culture, Herding, Consumption Capital, Concentration

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Natural Resource Distribution and the Multiple Forms of Civil War

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2011
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Natural Resources, Conflict, Strength Proportionality, Resource Proportionality, Secession, Bargaining Failure

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Protecting Cultural Monuments Against Terrorism

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 257
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Dec 2005
Bruno S. Frey and Dominic Rohner
CREMA and University of Zurich
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Terrorism, Culture, Monuments, Counter-terrorism, Deterrence

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To Conquer or Compel: War, Peace, and Economic Development

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics University of Zurich Working Paper No. 511
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Oct 2010
Erik Gartzke and Dominic Rohner
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Zurich
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Natural Resource Distribution and Multiple Forms of Civil War

University of Zurich Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 498
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Aug 2010
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Natural Resources, Conflict, Strength Proportionality, Resource Proportionality, Secession, Bargaining Failure

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Biased Experts, Costly Lies, and Binary Decisions

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich, Working Paper No. 496
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
Roland Hodler, Simon Loertscher and Dominic Rohner
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and University of Zurich
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Experts, Policy Advice, Information Distortion, Costly Signalling

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War Signals: A Theory of Trade, Trust and Conflict

University of Zurich Economics Working Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Apr 2011
University of Zurich, University of Lausanne and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Yale University
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Beliefs, civil war, conflict, cultural transmission, ethnic fractionalization, human capital investments, learning, matching, peacekeeping, stochastic war, strategic complementarity, trade

War Signals: A Theory of Trade, Trust and Conflict

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8352
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
University of Zurich, University of Lausanne and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Yale University
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beliefs, civil war, conflict, cultural transmission, ethnic fractionalization, peacekeeping, strategic complementarity, trade

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Institution Building and Spillovers

University of Singapore, School of Public Policy Working Paper No. 40-03
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Jan 2006
Jan-Erik Lane and Dominic Rohner
University of Geneva - Department of Political Economics and University of Zurich
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institution building, Guardian State, spillovers, transiton

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Prosperous Pacifists: The Effects of Development on Initiators and Targets of Territorial Conflict

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics University of Zurich Working Paper No. 500
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Sep 2010
Erik Gartzke and Dominic Rohner
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and University of Zurich
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The Geography of Inter-State Resource Wars

NBER Working Paper No. w18978
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 11 May 2023
Francesco Caselli, Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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From Rags to Rifles: Deprivation, Conflict and the Welfare State

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich, Working Paper No. 463
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Feb 2010
Dominic Rohner
University of Zurich
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Conflict, deprivation, welfare state, poverty, appropriative activities

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Resource Concentration and Civil Wars

NBER Working Paper No. w20129
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Massimo Morelli and Dominic Rohner
Bocconi University and University of Zurich
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Beyond Greed and Grievance: Feasibility and Civil War

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 61, Issue 1, pp. 1-27, 2009
Posted: 10 Dec 2008
Paul Collier, Anke Hoeffler and Dominic Rohner
University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford - Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE) and University of Zurich

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