Victimization and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from a High Crime Country

This study quantifies the relationship between crime and life satisfaction for Jamaica, a country that records the highest rates for violent crimes relative to the rest of the world and has one of the highest regional crime expenditure. We utilize individual-level survey data from 2006–2014 that cap...

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Volume: 144
Main Author: Spencer, Nekeisha
Liu, Zhonghui
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 15.07.2019
published in: Social indicators research Vol. 144; no. 1; pp. 475 - 495
ORCID: 0000-0002-6533-6221
Data of publication: 20190715
ISSN: 0303-8300
EISSN: 1573-0921
Discipline: Statistics
Public Health
Sociology & Social History
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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