Brexit campaigning briefly paused Friday, after the assassination of British lawmaker Jo Cox.
Cox, a member of the Labor party, strongly backed a “remain” Brexit vote, and some wonder whether her death could sway the final vote. We look back at other examples where assassinations changed the course of history.
Benjamin Jones, professor of strategy at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management; he’s author of Hit Or Miss? The Effect of Assassinations on Institutions and War