Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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Misunderestimating Terrorism

Journal Article

Alan B. Kreuger - Professor of Economics & Public Policy at Princeton University
David Laitin - Professor of Political Science at Stanford University

Published by
Foreign Affairs, Vol. 83 no. 5, page(s) 8-13
September/October 2004

Although terrorism is a top U.S. concern, the State Department's annual terrorism report was riddled with errors. If Washington wants to win the war, it needs to get its facts straight.