This document is a note from the Crisis States project 'Impact of Liberalisation on Zimbabwe.' It aims to provide insights by invoking the idea of interlocking crises that generate unmanageable vicious circles driven by irreconcilable conflicting interests.
Brett, E.A. Project Note. Systemic Crises, Conflicting Interests and State Failure in Zimbabwe, 1997-2004. Crisis States Research Centre, London, UK (2004) 6 pp.