What do economists know about crime?

"In this paper we evaluate what economists have learned over the past 40 years about the determinants of crime. We base our evaluation on two kinds of evidence: an examination of aggregate data over long time periods and across countries, and a critical review of the literature. We argue that e...

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Main Author: Dills, Angela K
Miron, Jeffrey A
Summers, Garrett
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: Cambridge, Mass National Bureau of Economic Research 2008
Data of publication: 2008
Series: NBER working paper series
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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