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The black market in drug cartels: estimating a game theoretic model for cocaine
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economics.
2015 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This thesis develops a game theoretical model of the behaviour in the black markets involving drug cartels, and explicitly models the illicit market for cocaine using Colombia as reference to a producer country. It adopts and modifies the previous theoretic framework established in Mejia and Restrepo (2009) to account for a dictator setting in which drug cartels are in complete control of all factors of production and trafficking.

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2015.
Keyword [en]
illicit trade, black markets, hard drugs, cartels
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Economics
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-256621OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-256621DiVA: diva2:826012
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Available from: 2015-06-24 Created: 2015-06-24 Last updated: 2015-06-24Bibliographically approved

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