Hanne Fjelde

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

Hanne Fjelde is an External Associate at PRIO.

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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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 113(44): 12391–12396.
Fjelde, Hanne (2015) Farming or Fighting? Agricultural Price Shocks and Civil War in Africa, World Development 67: 525–534.
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 Uexkull (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.
Fjelde, Hanne & Håvard Hegre (2014) Political Corruption and Institutional Stability, Studies in Comparative International Development 49(3): 267–299.
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 & Hanne Fjelde (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 & Indra de Soysa (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 & Gudrun Østby (2010) Economic Inequality and Non-state Conflicts in Africa, in Washington, DC: .
Hegre, Håvard & Hanne Fjelde (2009) Democratization and Post-Conflict Transitions, in Hewitt, J. Joseph; Jonathan Wilkenfeld; & Ted Robert Gurr, eds, Peace and Conflict 2010. University of Maryland and Boulder: The Center for International Development and Conflict Management (CIDCM) (79–90).
Hegre, Håvard & Hanne Fjelde (2009) Post-Conflict Democracy and Conflict Recurrence, in Hewitt, J. Joseph; Jonathan Wilkenfeld; & Ted Robert Gurr, eds, Peace and Conflict 2010. Boulder: Paradigm Publishers (79–90).

Conference Paper

Fjelde, Hanne (2011) Economic Inequality and Inter-group Conflicts in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990-2008, presented at Inequality, Grievances and Civil War Workshop, Zurich, 10 November.
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) Non-Democratic Governance and the Onset of Civil War, 1972-2003, presented at 49th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, San Francisco, CA, 26–29 March.
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 & Indra de Soysa (2007) Bullying or Buying? State Extractive Capacity, Public Spending, and Civil Peace, 1961–2001, presented at the 48th Annual Metting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Hegre, Håvard & Hanne Fjelde (2007) Democracy Depraved: Corruption and Institutional Change 1985–2000, presented at Statsvitenskaplig Fagkonferanse, Trondheim, 3–5 January.
Fjelde, Hanne & Håvard Hegre (2007) Democracy Depraved: Corruption and Institutional Change 1985–2004, presented at the 48th Annual Meeting of the International Studies Association, Chicago, IL, 28 February–3 March.
Fjelde, Hanne (2006) Natural resources, Quality of Government and Civil Conflict, presented at the 47th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), San Diego, CA, 22–25 March.
Fjelde, Hanne & Håvard Hegre (2006) Democracy Depraved. Corruption and Institutional Change 1985-2000, presented at the Peace Science Society's Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, 20 November.

Report - External Series

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