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School of Education and Human Development at the University of Colorado Denver

Megan Shannon

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United Nations Peacekeeping And The Duration Of Post-Civil Conflict Peace, Lisa Hultman, Jacob Kathman, Megan Shannon Jul 2016

United Nations Peacekeeping And The Duration Of Post-Civil Conflict Peace, Lisa Hultman, Jacob Kathman, Megan Shannon

Megan Shannon

How do the qualities of United Nations peacekeeping operations (PKOs) influence the duration of peace after civil wars? Recent work shows that UN peacekeeping extends the duration of peace. However, this work has only been able to assess whether the presence or absence of UN missions affects post-conflict peace processes. Such analyses offer little in the way of policy prescriptions for planning and structuring PKOs to effectively pursue their goals. By employing fine-grained data on the personnel composition of PKOs, and generating expectations from rationalist bargaining models of civil war, we argue that the number and type of personnel deployed ...


Beyond Keeping Peace: United Nations Effectiveness In The Midst Of Fighting, Lisa Hultman, Jacob Kathman, Megan Shannon Nov 2014

Beyond Keeping Peace: United Nations Effectiveness In The Midst Of Fighting, Lisa Hultman, Jacob Kathman, Megan Shannon

Megan Shannon

No abstract provided.


Bargaining Power And The Arbitration And Adjudication Of Territorial Claims, Stephen E. Gent, Megan Shannon Jun 2014

Bargaining Power And The Arbitration And Adjudication Of Territorial Claims, Stephen E. Gent, Megan Shannon

Megan Shannon

No abstract provided.


United Nations Peacekeeping And Civilian Protection In Civil War, Lisa Hultman, Jacob Kathman, Megan Shannon Oct 2013

United Nations Peacekeeping And Civilian Protection In Civil War, Lisa Hultman, Jacob Kathman, Megan Shannon

Megan Shannon

No abstract provided.


Decision Control And The Pursuit Of Binding Conflict Management: Choosing The Ties That Bind, Stephen E. Gent, Megan Shannon Jan 2011

Decision Control And The Pursuit Of Binding Conflict Management: Choosing The Ties That Bind, Stephen E. Gent, Megan Shannon

Megan Shannon

No abstract provided.


Bias And The Effectiveness Of Third Party Conflict Management Mechanisms, Stephen Gent, Megan Shannon Jan 2011

Bias And The Effectiveness Of Third Party Conflict Management Mechanisms, Stephen Gent, Megan Shannon

Megan Shannon

No abstract provided.


The Influence Of International Organizations On Militarized Interstate Dispute Initiation And Duration, Megan Shannon, Daniel Morey, Frederick Boehmke Jan 2010

The Influence Of International Organizations On Militarized Interstate Dispute Initiation And Duration, Megan Shannon, Daniel Morey, Frederick Boehmke

Megan Shannon

No abstract provided.