The Impact of Unilateral Divorce on Crime

Using data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Uniform Crime Report program and differences in the timing of the reform’s introduction, we find that unilateral divorce caused an increase in violent crime rates of approximately 9% during the period 1965–96. When we use age at the time of the r...

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Volume: 30
Main Author: Julio Cáceres-Delpiano
Eugenio Giolito
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: CHICAGO University of Chicago Press 01.01.2012
UNIV CHICAGO PRESS
published in: Journal of labor economics Vol. 30; no. 1; pp. 215 - 248
ORCID: 0000-0003-1259-5235
0000-0002-8668-9085
Data of publication: 20120101
ISSN: 0734-306X
1537-5307
EISSN: 1537-5307
Discipline: Economics
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