Colombia: Seeking Prosperity Through Peace

23 Pages Posted: 27 Feb 2013

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Laura Armey

Naval Postgraduate School

Nake M. Kamrany

University of Southern California - Department of Economics

Danielle Ramirez

University of Southern California

Date Written: February 1, 2013

Abstract

This paper looks at the progress Colombia has made in terms of economic development. It examines political and economic obstacles to further development including war and illegal economic activity.

Keywords: Colombia, Development, Conflict, Drugs, Insurgency, Convergance

JEL Classification: N46, O10, O40

Suggested Citation

Armey, Laura and Kamrany, Nake M. and Ramirez, Danielle, Colombia: Seeking Prosperity Through Peace (February 1, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2224254 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2224254

Laura Armey (Contact Author)

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Nake M. Kamrany

University of Southern California - Department of Economics ( email )

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Danielle Ramirez

University of Southern California ( email )

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Los Angeles, CA 90089
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