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Briefing Note to Respond to “The Resources Curse in Timor-Leste” Article Authored by Charles Scheiner (La’o Hamutuk)

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The resources source curse occur when natural resource wealth causes conflict, macroeconomic instability and poor quality public spending. These in turn lead to stagnant or falling economic growth and living standards and result in countries that are wealth in natural resources developing more slowly than other countries.
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