Partial Compliance with Economic Sanctions
University of Texas at San Antonio - College of Business - Department of Economics
Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics
Review of Development Economics, Vol. 13, Issue 1, pp. 125-133, February 2009
By bridging the gap between the strategic model of sanctions and the public choice framework of sanctions, the authors introduce a new sanctions game. Contrary to an earlier finding, they show that the partial compliance of the target country, along with mild sanctions, are not only an equilibrium outcome, but also Pareto superior to non-compliance and tough economic sanctions.
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Date posted: January 20, 2009