Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Can workfare programmes moderate violence?

Fetzer, Thiemo (2014) Can workfare programmes moderate violence? International Growth Centre Blog (14 Oct 2014). Website.

Download (178kB) | Preview


It is common in developing countries for income shocks to trigger spurts of violence. Important findings suggest that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government’s Rural Employment Guarantee (MNREGA) programme has had a moderating effect on the intensity and incidence of terrorist violence in India

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL:
Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 08:13
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:44

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics