"Decline of War" Data Page

This webpage is designed to accompany my Foreign Affairs paper with Tanisha Fazal on the decline of war debate.  The paper makes a number of empirical claims.  This page contains information regarding the data underpinning those claims.

 

 

Click here to access a zip folder with ,csv files of data from the Correlates of War website for creating a figure that shows the number of wars, per year, from 1816 to 2007. Click here to access a Stata .do file that uses the above .csv files to create figure showing the number of wars, per year, from 1816 to 2007.

 

Click here to access a .csv file of data from the Correlates of War website on interstate wars from 1816 to 2007.  Click here to access a Stata .do file that uses these data to create two histograms: (1) the distribution of the length of wars (in days), and (2) the distribution of the number of deaths.

 

 

Qunicy Wright