Building Effective Transitional Justice Policies in Colombia

The historic signing of the peace agreement between the Government of Colombia and FARC on September 26, followed by the unexpected narrow rejection of the associated national plebiscite on October 2 has raised many questions as to what happens next.

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Economists on Peace – New Collaboration

We are thrilled to announce the launch of ‘Economists on Peace’, an editorial collaboration between the Institute for Economics and Peace and Economists for Peace and Security.

The Future Monument

IEP Founder and Executive Chairman Steve Killelea joins an esteemed panel at The Shrine, Melbourne, Australia to discuss whether war memorials can play a larger role in fostering reconciliation.

The Macro Economic Impact of Violence

In addition to higher and inefficient public spending, violence has both short and long term adverse effects on the economy of affected nations.