Hanne Fjelde

Senior Researcher, PRIO; Assistant Professor, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University

Research Interests

Electoral violence; communal conflict; dynamics of civil war; Kenya; Nigeria

Background

​Working experience:
Senior researcher, Peace Research Institute, Oslo, 2013-
Assistant professor, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, 2009-
Research assistant, Uppsala Conflict Data Program 2003-2004 

Education:
PhD, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, 2009.
MA, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, 2003.

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Events

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Publications

Recent publications

von Uexkull, Nina; Mihai Croicu; Hanne Fjelde & Halvard Buhaug (2016) Civil conflict sensitivity to growing season drought, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1607542113.

All publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

von Uexkull, Nina; Mihai Croicu; Hanne Fjelde & Halvard Buhaug (2016) Civil conflict sensitivity to growing season drought, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1607542113.
Fjelde, Hanne (2015) Farming or Fighting? Agricultural Price Shocks and Civil War in Africa, World Development 67: 525–534.
Østby, Gudrun & Hanne Fjelde (2014) Socioeconomic Inequality and Communal Conflict: A Disaggregated Analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990–2008, International Interactions 40(5): 737–762.
Buhaug, Halvard; Jonas Nordkvelle; Thomas Bernauer; Tobias Böhmelt; Michael Brzoska; Joshua W. Busby; Antonio Ciccone; Hanne Fjelde; Erik Gartzke; Nils Petter Gleditsch; Jack A. Goldstone; Håvard Hegre; Helge Holtermann; Vally Koubi; Jasmin S. A. Link; Peter Michael Link; Päivi Lujala; John O'Loughlin; Clionadh Raleigh; Jürgen Scheffran; Janpeter Schilling; Todd G. Smith; Ole Magnus Theisen; Richard S. J. Tol; Henrik Urdal & Nina von Uexküll (2014) One effect to rule them all? A comment on climate and conflict, Climatic Change 127(3): 391–397.
Fjelde, Hanne & Gudrun Østby (2014) Socioeconomic Inequality and Communal Conflict: A Disaggregated Analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990–2008, International Interactions 40(5): 737–762.
Opitz, Christian; Hanne Fjelde & Kristine Höglund (2013) Including peace: the influence of electoral management bodies on electoral violence, Journal of Eastern African Studies 7(4): 713–731.
Knutsen, Carl Henrik; & Hanne Fjelde (2013) Property rights in dictatorships: kings protect property better than generals or party bosses, Contemporary Politics 19(1): 94–114.
Fjelde, Hanne (2010) Generals, Dictators, and Kings: Authoritarian Regimes and Civil Conflict, 1973—2004 , Conflict Management and Peace Science 27(3): 195–218.
de Soysa, Indra; & Fjelde, Hanne (2010) Is the Hidden Hand an Iron Fist? Capitalism and Civil Peace, 1970-2005 , Journal of Peace Research 47(3): 273–285.
Fjelde, Hanne (2009) Buying Peace? Oil Wealth, Corruption and Civil War, 1985-99 , Journal of Peace Research 46(2): 199–218.
Fjelde, Hanne; & de Soysa, Indra (2009) Coercion, Co-optation, or Cooperation? State Capacity and the Risk of Civil War, 1961–2004 , Conflict Management and Peace Science 26(1): 5–25.

PhD Thesis

Fjelde, Hanne (2009) Sins of Omission and Commission: The Quality of Government and Civil Conflict. PhD thesis, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, .

Book Chapter

Fjelde, Hanne; & Østby, Gudrun(2010) Economic Inequality and Non-state Conflicts in Africa : .
Fjelde, Hanne; & Østby, Gudrun(2010) Economic Inequality and Non-state Conflicts in Africa : .
Hegre, Håvard; & Fjelde, Hanne(2009) Democratization and Post-Conflict Transitions Peace and Conflict 2010. : (79–90).
Hegre, Håvard; & Fjelde, Hanne(2009) Post-Conflict Democracy and Conflict Recurrence Peace and Conflict 2010. : Paradigm Publishers(79–90).

Conference Paper

Fjelde, Hanne; & Hultman, Lisa 2010 Weakening Your Enemy: Constituencies and the Location of Violence Against Civilians in Africa, presented at Standing Group of International Relations, European Consortium of Political Research, , 10 September.
Fjelde, Hanne 2008 Is there an Autocratic Civil Peace? Authoritarian Regimes and Civil Conflict, 1971-2001, presented at Annual Meeting of the International Studies Association, , 26 March.
Fjelde, Hanne 2008 Non-Democratic Governance and the Onset of Civil War, 1972-2003, presented at 49th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, , 26–29 March.

Report - External Series

Fjelde, Hanne; & Hegre, Håvard (2011) Political Corruption and Institutional Stability , Working paper .