Over the last three decades, a considerable amount of work has been conducted in the field of peace studies, conflict management, peace science in economics, sociology, anthropology and management. This volume presents up-to-date, cutting-edge research by respected scholars with an emphasis on theoretical and mathematical constructs in the area of peace economics & peace science.
LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS FOREWORD - Manas Chatterji INTRODUCTION - Lloyd J. Dumas 1.Does the Capitalist Peace Exist? Yes, it did! But will it apply to China and the West? Erich Weede, formerly University of Bonn, Germany 2.The governance of conflicts and partnerships in knowledge and innovation networks - Riccardo Cappellin, University of Roma Tor VergataA", Rome, Italy 3.Macroprudential Monitoring of Financial Crisis: An Empirical Framework - Biswa N. Bhattacharyay, Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Tokyo, Japan 4.A Systemic Perspective on Multi-Stakeholder Sustainable Development Strategies - Aliye Ahu Akgun, Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Istanbul, Turkey, Eveline van Leeuwe and Peter Nijkamp, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands 5.Conflicts And Convergence In The Southwestern-European Border : Spain, South-Spain And The Maghreb(1995-2010)- Fernando Barreiro-Pereira, Spanish National University for Distance Learning (UNED), Madrid, Spain 6.Facilitators and Inhibitors of Political Mass Killing - Sheldon G Levy, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA 7.On the Economics of Arab Economic Integration Partha Gangopadhyay and Mohamed Elafif, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, Australia 8. Not all quiet on the Middle Eastern Fronts Riad A.Attar, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA 9. Afghan War- Global Jihad and Sectarian Conflict in Pakistan- Internal and External Links Riaz Ahmed Shaikh, Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology- SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan 10. Conflict Prevention In Japan Seifudein Adem, Binghamton University, New York, USA 11. Nuclear India And Pakistan And Quest For Peaceful Dialogue Mohammed Badrul Alam, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, India 12.Multidimensional changes in "ripeness" in Angola around the 1989 Gbadolite peace accords - Ricardo Sousa, Erasmus University of Rotterdam (EUR), Netherlands 13. Conflict, Environment and the Dynamics of Fear: The Example of Rwanda and Nepal - Urs Luterbacher, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland with collaboration of Sebastian Di Iorio, Colin Nippert and Beatrice Mosello