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This paper studies the eﬀect of the recent peace negotiation between the government and the FARC insurgency on Colombia’s forest cover. Using yearly deforestation data from satellite images and a diﬀerence-in-diﬀerences identiﬁcation strategy, the paper shows that areas controlled by FARC prior to the declaration of a permanent ceaseﬁre experienced a diﬀerential increase in deforestation after the start of the ceaseﬁre.
|Title (English)||End-Of-Conflict Deforestation – Evidence From Colombian’s Peace Agreement|
|Organization||Universidad del Rosario|
|Keywords English||Colombia, conflict, deforestation, peace|
|Palabras clave Español||Colombia, conflicto, deforestación, paz|
|Palavras-chave Português||Colômbia, conflito, desmatamento, Paz|