Identifying the Causal Effect of Alcohol Abuse on the Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence by Men Using a Natural Experiment

Intimate partner violence (IPV) is widespread and has substantial negative consequences. Researchers have documented a strong positive correlation between alcohol abuse and IPV. However, alcohol abuse is potentially endogenous to IPV. We deal with this problem by exploring a unique instrumental vari...

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Volume: 82
Main Author: Susan L. Averett
Yang Wang
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN Southern Economic Association 01.01.2016
published in: Southern economic journal Vol. 82; no. 3; pp. 697 - 724
Data of publication: 20160101
ISSN: 0038-4038
EISSN: 2325-8012
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: Department of Economics, Lafayette College, Easton, PA 18042, USA, E‐mail
Institute for Research in Labor‐IZA Bonn, Germany
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