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relative effectiveness of interdiction efforts. -- War on drugs ; conflict ; enforcement ; prevention and treatment policies … demand for drugs) and enforcement policies (aimed at reducing the production and trafficking of drugs), and shows how the …
demand for drugs) and enforcement policies (aimed at reducing the production and trafficking of drugs), and shows how the …
them the price elasticity of demand, and the effectiveness of the resources allocated to enforcement and prevention and … policies (aimed at reducing the demand for illegal drugs) and enforcement policies (aimed at reducing the production and …
This paper provides a thorough economic evaluation of the anti-drug policies implemented in Colombia between 2000 and 2006 under the so-called Plan Colombia. The paper develops a game theory model of the war against illegal drugs in producer countries. We explicitly model illegal drug markets,...
This paper provides a thorough economic evaluation of the anti-drug policies implemented in Colombia between 2000 and 2006 under the so-called Plan Colombia. The paper develops a game theory model of the war against illegal drugs in producer countries. We explicitly model illegal drug markets,...
We model the war on drugs in source countries as a conflict over scarce inputs of successive levels of the production …
?). Thus, conflict is viewed as ultimately stemming from imperfect property-rights enforcement. When comparing autarky with …We examine how globalization affects trade patterns and welfare when conflict prevails domestically. We do so in a … conflict. We find that importers of the contested resource gain unambiguously. By contrast, countries exporting the contested …
The intense debate on the effectiveness of the war on drugs contrasts with the lack of empirical evidence on its impacts. To evaluate the effectiveness of control-supply policies, we use micro data from an original survey with farmers living in a coca growing area in Colombia. We find that while...
. Exploiting a unique data set, we show that Western hostile casualties, our proxy for conflict, have strong impact on subsequent … where government law enforcement is weak. …
. Exploiting a unique data set, we show that Western hostile casualties, our proxy for conflict, have strong impact on subsequent … where government law enforcement is weak. …