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Crime and economics

Kevin Albertson

Crime and economics

an introduction

by Kevin Albertson

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Economic aspects,
  • Crime

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKevin Albertson and Chris Fox
    ContributionsFox, Chris, 1973-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6030 .A43 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25148953M
    ISBN 109781843928430, 9781843928423
    LC Control Number2011003447

    Download Economics (Academic) Books for FREE. All formats available for PC, Mac, eBook Readers and other mobile devices. Large selection and many more categories to choose from. The Economics of Crime (CRI) Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig, Directors. The NBER's Working Group on the Economics of Crime brings together economists and other scholars who research the causes and consequences of crime, as well as the ways to reduce the costs of crime to society.

    Get this from a library! Crime and economics: an introduction. [Kevin Albertson; Chris Fox] -- The economics of crime is an area of growing activity and concern, increasingly influential both to the study of crime and criminal justice and to the formulation of crime reduction and criminal. The Urban Crime and Heat Gradient in High and Low Poverty Areas: w Clément de Chaisemartin Xavier D'Haultfoeuille: Two-way Fixed Effects Estimators with Heterogeneous Treatment Effects: w John J. Donohue Steven D. Levitt: The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime over the Last Two Decades: w Alberto Ciancio Camilo García.

    The economics of crime would support this idea. Many crime economists use a framework set out by Gary Becker of the University of Chicago. (Mr Becker's blog is here.) The idea is that would-be. Research from the United States, Europe, and South America demonstrates the usefulness of the tools of economic analysis for the study of crime. Economists who bring the tools of economic analysis to bear on the study of crime and crime prevention contribute to current debates a normative framework and sophisticated quantitative methods for evaluating policy, the idea of criminal behavior as.


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