Regional Integration In South Asia: Cooperation Versus Conflict

Chandra D Bhatta
2004 Peace, Conflict and Development  
The process of economic integration has been taken as panacea for conflicts. It has brought historically rival countries under one umbrella in Europe and South East Asia. The concept ' economic integration' leads to peace is not workable in every possible setting, however. By taking South Asia as an example, this article will make an endeavour to answer the question whether economic integration is conducive to peace. Despite attempts to bring countries 2 Kanhiya Lal Chawla, Economic Cooperation
more » ... among developing countries (with special reference to SAARC)
doi:10.7246/pcd.0506 fatcat:kdgwdkaybrgfjg4hu6wfqz7cq4