The Effect of Local Area Crime on Mental Health

This study analyses the effect of local crime rates on residents' mental health. Using longitudinal information on individuals' mental well‐being, we address the problem of sorting and endogenous moving behaviour. We find that crime causes considerable mental distress for residents, primar...

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Volume: 126
Main Author: Dustmann, Christian
Fasani, Francesco
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: OXFORD OXFORD UNIV PRESS 01.06.2016
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published in: The Economic journal (London) Vol. 126; no. 593; pp. 978 - 1017
Data of publication: June 2016
ISSN: 0013-0133
EISSN: 1468-0297
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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