About the Institute for Economics & Peace
This module is going to give you an introduction to the Institute for Economics and Peace, the course creators and the world’s leading think tank dedicated to developing metrics to analyse peace and to quantify its economic value.
Peace, data and economics
The research is used extensively by governments, academic institutions, think tanks, NOGs and institutions such as the OECD, The Commonwealth Secretariat, the World Bank and the United Nations. Founded by IT entrepreneur and philanthropist Steve Killelea in 2007, the Institute for Economics and Peace is impacting traditional thinking on matters of security, defence, terrorism and development.
Video: the history, activities and global impact of IEP
The Institute for Economics and Peace uses data-driven research to show that peace is a positive, tangible and achievable measure of human well-being and development.