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Subhayu Bandyopadhyay, Todd Sandler, and Javed Younas

French tanker Limburg in 2002 seriously damaged that country’s shipping industry. These attacks contributed to a 300 percent rise in insurance premiums for ships using that route and led ships to bypass Yemen entirely ( Enders and Sandler, 2012 ). In this article we explore the economic burden of terrorism. It can take myriad forms, but we focus on three: national income losses and growth-retarding effects, dampened foreign direct investment, and disparate effects on international trade. Disrupting production Economic researchers have found, perhaps