Achyuta Adhvaryu

HiCN Working Papers Series


Resources, Conflict, and Economic Development in Africa

Achyuta Adhvaryu,  James Fenske Gaurav Khanna Anant Nyshadham

Evidence suggests that natural resources drive both conflict and underdevelopment in modern Africa. We show that this relationship exists primarily when neighboring regions are resource- […]


Conflict and the Formation of Political Beliefs in Africa

Achyuta Adhvaryu,  James Fensk

We test whether living through conflict in childhood changes political beliefs and engagement. We combine data on the location and intensity of conflicts since 1945 […]