Satish Chand is Professor of Finance in the School of Business at the University of New South Wales Canberra. Satish is also an Adjunct Professor at the Australian National University and the University of South Pacific, and an Associate of the National Research Institute in Papua New Guinea. His research interests include labour migration, land reform, entrepreneurship and employment in fragile states, and the challenges of development. For the past three years, Satish has been researching the nexus between peace and prosperity, drawing on the experiences of external peacekeeping in Bougainville (PNG), East Timor, Liberia, Mozambique, and the Solomon Islands. This research has ramifications for pacification strategies in fragile states.