Electoral violence, political and electoral incentives for ethnic violence, violence against civilians, peace support operations and peacebuilding, security sector reform, Nigeria
Persson, Henrik (2014), “To prevent, or not to prevent – Security force behavior and electoral violence in Nigeria”, Master Thesis in Peace and Conflict Studies, Spring 2014, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University.
Persson (2014), Nigeria – An Overview of Challenges to Peace and Security, Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
Gruener, Persson and Smith (2014) “Inclusivity in Peacebuilding”, Development Dialogue Paper, no. 6, Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation
Persson (2014), Hot mot fred och säkerhet i Nigeria, Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
Persson (2014), Terrorism i norra Nigeria – en bakgrund, Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
Persson (2013), Sjöröveri på Afrikas västkust, Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)