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Dynamic early warning of conflict

The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office now has access to a forecast and costing model which uses machine learning and newspaper text to predict outbreaks and intensity of internal armed conflict.

Published on: Monday 20th June 2022

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Conflict

Models

Risk Estimation

Theme: transmission


Predicting when and where conflict breaks out

Funding by the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office has allowed development of a new model for forecasting conflict, led by Assistant Professor Christopher Rauh.

Published on: Thursday 5th May 2022

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Conflict

Models

Prediction

Risk Estimation

Theme: transmission


Predicting Conflict - Sustainable Development Talks

Dr. Christopher Rauh spoke to the NOVAFRICA Sustainable Development Talks series about his research into conflict prediction.

Published on: Monday 23rd May 2022

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Conflict

Forecasting

Models

Risk Estimation


Predicting When Conflict Breaks Out: A Hard Problem

Dr Christopher Rauh is proposing a new model for forecasting conflict, which could predict when outbreaks of violence might escalate and spill into armed conflict.

Published on: Thursday 25th March 2021

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Conflict

Prediction

Models

Risk Estimation

Theme: transmission


Can You Predict the Risk of Armed Conflict in the World?

La Vanguardia newspaper has published an article that reports on Dr. Christopher Rauh's new model for forecasting conflict.

Published on: Friday 26th March 2021

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Conflict

Prediction

Models

Risk Estimation

Theme: transmission


Holy Wars: Temple Desecrations in Medieval India

Dr. Sriya Iyer's Working Paper "Holy Wars: Temple Desecrations in Medieval India" (Cambridge-INET Working Paper wp1702 and Cambridge Working Papers in Economics cwpe1705) features in an article she (with Anand Shrivastava and Rohit Ticku) has written for Ideas of India.

Published on: Monday 27th March 2017

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Conflict

Religion

Politics

Assassination


Why We Fail to Prevent Civil Wars

Dr. Christopher Rauh and Hannes Mueller have written an article for VoxEU on "Why We Fail to Prevent Civil Wars: A Forecaster’s Perspective".

Published on: Friday 28th October 2016

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Civil Wars

Conflict