Does Inequality Lead to Conflict?

Dutta, Indranil and Mishra, Ajit (2005). Does Inequality Lead to Conflict?. UNU-WIDER.

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    Author Dutta, Indranil
    Mishra, Ajit
    Title Does Inequality Lead to Conflict?
    Volume/Issue No. 2005/34
    Publication Date 2005
    Place of Publication Helsinki
    Publisher UNU-WIDER
    Pages 43
    Language eng

    This paper presents a simple model to show how distributional concerns can engender social conflict. We have a two period model, where the cost of conflict is endogenous in the sense that parties involved have full control over how much conflict they can

    Keyword Equality and inequality
    Game theory
    Income distribution
    Social conflict
    Copyright Holder UNU-WIDER
    Copyright Year 2005
    Copyright type Fair use permitted
    ISSN 18102611
    ISBN 9789291907151
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