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The Regional Economist
Increasing political freedom may be key to reducing threats
Craig P. Aubuchon
Subhayu Bandyopadhyay
Javed Younas
Abstract

The root causes of terrorism might not be poverty and lack of education, as many believe. Rather, the lack of civil liberties, political rights and the rule of law might be more influential.


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Craig P. Aubuchon & Subhayu Bandyopadhyay & Javed Younas, "Increasing political freedom may be key to reducing threats" , Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, The Regional Economist, issue Oct, pages 10-11, 2009.
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