The Political Economy of Predation
副标题: Manhunting and the Economics of Escape
作者: Mehrdad Vahabi
作者单位: University Paris 8 and Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne
出版社: Cambridge University Press,   2016
ISBN: 9781316460139
来源数据库: Cambridge University Press
DOI: 10.1017/CBO9781316460139
原始语种摘要: Still in early stages of development, conflict theory presents a growing interest in understanding the economic costs and benefits of conflicts. In this book, Mehrdad Vahabi analyses one type of conflict in particular: manhunting, or predation, in which a dominant power hunts down its prey and the goal of the prey is to escape and thus survive. This contrasts with traditional warfare, in which two (or more) powers enter into a conflict and the goal is to fight to win domination. The economics of escape casts light on costs and benefits of predatory activities, and explores the impact of violence as an impediment to developing countries with respect to assets structure. This book is unprecedented in its research and thought and develops a new theory of predation in economics that makes a...
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  • economics 经济学
  • conflict 冲突
  • costs 费用
  • assets 财产
  • benefits 津贴费
  • unprecedented 前所未有的
  • particular 细致的
  • development 开发
  • domination 支配
  • interest 兴趣