Coca, cocaína y violencia

Bogotá: Universidad de los Andes, Facultad de Economía, Ediciones Uniandes, 2021. First Edition. Paperback. 454p., maps, photos, tables, graphics, wrps. New. Item #82155
ISBN: 9789587982718

In the last decade, the number of hectares under coca cultivation in Colombia has tripled, leaving on hold both the country's anti-narcotics strategy and the chances of achieving a complete and final peace. The perception of failure has favored the appearance of policies based on the idea that illicit crops are a crime problem and not a development problem. The eleven chapters of Coca, cocaine and violence bring together a good part of the available evidence and discuss the convenience (or not) of some measures taken to reduce coca cultivation. With the findings of these investigations, a socioeconomic characterization of the coca-growing areas is presented and the negative impacts of the complete absence of the State in the territory are identified. This book seeks to be a meeting point between the academy,

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