Border Economy and Politics: Small-Scale Trade and Smuggling at the Congo/Rwanda State Boundary
Prof. Dr. Martin Doevenspeck
Staff:Mwanabiningo, Dr. Nene Morisho
Term:04 / 2010 - 03 / 2013
The aim of this study is to analyze how the border economy in Goma (Democratic Republic of Congo) and Gisenyi (Rwanda) is shaped by small-scale cross border trade and smuggling and to understand what these activities tell us about state society relations and the legitimacy of the state.