This paper examines the impact of repressive and conciliatory actions by Israel on terrorist activity using vector autoregression. Increases in repressive actions lead to a significant reduction in terrorist attacks. Conciliatory actions, on the other hand, have no effect.
Bejan, Valdimir and William S. Parkin. 2015. "Examining the Effect of Repressive and Conciliatory Government Actions on Terrorism Activity in Israel." Economics Letters 133 (May): 55-58. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165176515002116