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Trade or Investment Incentives

A research review on Trade or Investment Incentives has not yet been completed by the Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide.

About Trade or Investment Incentives


Trade or investment incentives include policies that seek to encourage or discourage state behavior by linking it with potential economic benefits. Such policies might consist of conditional offers of debt relief, exchange rate adjustment, and preferential trade agreements.

Strategies This Tool Can Support

(1) Dissuading potential perpetrators from committing mass atrocities
(2) Degrading potential perpetrators’ capacity to commit atrocities