David Keen

David Keen

Professor, London School of Economics

David Keen is the author of: Useful Enemies: When Waging Wars is More Important than Winning Them (Yale University Presss, 2012); Complex Emergencies (Polity, 2008); Endless War: Hidden Functions of the War on Terror (Pluto, 2006); Conflict and Collusion in Sierra Leone (James Currey, 2005); The Economic Functions of Violence in Civil Wars (Oxford University Press/IISS, 1998); and The Benefits of Famine: A Political Economy of Famine and Relief in Southwest Sudan, 1983-89 (Princeton University Press, 1994; James Currey, 2008). He is a Professor at the London School of Economics.

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