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Statistical Analysis of Event Data Concerning Boko Haram in Nigeria (2009-2013)

Categories: Africa,Statistics,Terrorism

https://www.start.umd.edu/pubs/START_SMA-AFRICOM_StatisticalAnalysis_Jan2015.pdf

Draws on statistical methodologies to estimate which kinds of activities alter the frequency of terrorist events and which kinds of activities reduce the probability of future terrorist events.  Statistical study sponsored by the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security