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Published: 25 September 2008

460 Pages


ISBN: 9780199237739

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Rebuilding War-Torn States

The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction

Graciana del Castillo

  • Presents the unique set of challenges that makes post-conflict economic reconstruction clearly different from "normal development"
  • Integrates theoretical and practical issues related to reconstruction in a methodical and comprehensive way
  • Analyzes UN-led and US-led reconstruction in places such as Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, El Salvador and elsewhere to draw lessons and best practices, as well as to propose policy guidelines for more effective reconstruction in the future.