Ulrich J. Eberle is a postdoctoral fellow at the Empirical Studies of Conflict Project at Princeton University and theInternational Crisis Group. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Lausanne and holds a master’s degree from the University College London. His research interests include political economics and economic development, with focus on the implications of climate change, institutions and ethnic diversity for civil conflict. http://www.ulricheberle.com