This study argues that the Colombian paradox between formal democracy and endemic political violence is a direct result of the narrow polity established by elite pacts. Through an analysis of the Colombian situation and empirical evidence related to human rights violations this study considers the limitations of elite pacts as a mechanism for democratic transition and consolidation.
Corruption and Anti-Corruption in Environmental and Resource Management
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Annual Review of Environment and Resources
Interim Governance Arrangements in Post-Conflict and Fragile Settings
Gender, Violence and Competing Sovereign Claims in Afghanistan
A Theory of Change for the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative. Designing resource governance pathways to improve developmental outcomes
Philippe Le Billon, Päivi Lujala, Siri Aas Rustad
The effect of a supply shock in the production of cocaine on violence: Evidence from Colombia and Venezuela
Overcoming the Limits of Legal Opportunity Structures: LGBT Rights’ Divergent Paths in Costa Rica and Colombia
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Latin American Politics and Society.
What causes Latin America’s high incidence of adolescent pregnancy?
Camila Gianella, Marta Rodriguez de Assis Machado, Angelica Peñas Defago