暴力经济学

哥本哈根——什么是世界上最大的暴力来源?因为叙利亚、乌克兰和其他国家的暴力冲突经常见诸报端,很多人可能会说战争。但这原来大错特错。

如果想找到解决这些全球问题的经济有效的办法,第一步就是要先确定暴力的来源。显然,每个人都愿意制止战争和暴力,就像我们想要消除贫困、饥饿和全球变暖,并为所有人提供教育资源。但资源的有限性制约着国际社会。我们必须分出轻重缓急,对成本效益进行经济分析可以做到这一点。

国际社会正在制定今后15年新的发展目标,而《哥本哈根共识》已要求一些世界知名经济学家评估他们眼中最明智的目标。用本可以用于减少饥饿的资源来减少暴力是否值得?如果答案是肯定的,那么需要针对的暴力形式有哪些?

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