2. Protection for Sale? War and the Transformation of Regulation on the Congo–Ugandan Border

  1. Tobias Hagmann2 and
  2. Didier Péclard3
  1. Timothy Raeymaekers PhD

Published Online: 21 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444395587.ch2

Negotiating Statehood: Dynamics of Power and Domination in Africa

Negotiating Statehood: Dynamics of Power and Domination in Africa

How to Cite

Raeymaekers, T. (2011) Protection for Sale? War and the Transformation of Regulation on the Congo–Ugandan Border, in Negotiating Statehood: Dynamics of Power and Domination in Africa (eds T. Hagmann and D. Péclard), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444395587.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, USA

  2. 3

    University of Basel, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. University of Zürich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444338683

Online ISBN: 9781444395587

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Keywords:

  • Congo–Ugandan Border, war and regulation;
  • argument of the market, for protection;
  • transborder trade in eastern Congo;
  • pluralization of economic regulation;
  • Nande's ‘network’ economy;
  • Alliance des Forces Démocratiques de Libération (AFDL8);
  • RCD–ML's ability, local ‘protection’;
  • pre-financement;
  • Beni-Lubero ‘protection for sale’;
  • transnational capitalism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Origins of a Network

  • A Continuation of Violence by Other Means

  • Protection for Sale?

  • The Pluralization of Economic Regulation

  • Governance without Government?

  • Conclusion

  • References