• Climate as a risk factor for armed conflict 

      Mach, Katharine J.; Kraan, Caroline M.; Adger, W. Neil; Buhaug, Halvard; Burke, Marshall; Fearon, James D.; Field, Christopher B.; Hendrix, Cullen S.; Maystadt, Jean-Francois; O'Loughlin, John; Roessler, Philip; Scheffran, Jürgen; Schultz, Kenneth A.; von Uexkull, Nina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Research findings on the relationship between climate and conflict are diverse and contested. Here we assess the current understanding of the relationship between climate and conflict, based on the structured judgments of ...
    • A conditional model of local income shock and civil conflict 

      Buhaug, Halvard; Croicu, Mihai; Fjelde, Hanne; von Uexkull, Nina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Common political economy models point to rationalist motives for engaging in conflict but say little about how income shocks translate into collective violence in some cases but not in others. Grievance models, in contrast, ...
    • Vicious circles: Violence, vulnerability, and climate change 

      Buhaug, Halvard; von Uexkull, Nina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Climate change threatens core dimensions of human security, including economic prosperity, food availability, and societal stability. In recent years, war-torn regions such as Afghanistan and Yemen have harbored severe ...