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Title Lessons from the economics of crime : what reduces offending? / edited by Philip J. Cook, Stephen Machin, Olivier Marie, and Giovanni Mastrobuoni.

Published Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, 2013.
 Law Library - First Floor  HV6171 .L47 2013     AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 241 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series CESifo seminar series
CESifo seminar series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Crime economics in its fifth decade / Philip J. Cook, Stephen Machin, Olivier Marie, and Giovanni Mastrobuoni -- COPS and cuffs / Emily Greene Owens -- Drug prohibition and its alternatives / John J. Donohue III -- Mechanism experiments for crime policy / Jens Ludwig, Jeffrey R. Kling, and Sendhil Mullainathan -- What works in reducing re-offending? / Aurélie Ouss -- The young prisoner's dilemma : juvenile : recidivism in Germany / Stefan Pichler and Daniel Römer -- What works in reducing hooliganism? / Mikael Priks -- Crime and immigration : what do we know? / Brian Bell and Stephen Machin -- Organized crime, violence, and the quality of politicians : evidence from Southern Italy / Paolo Pinotti -- Centralized versus decentralized police hiring in Italy and the United States / Paolo Buonnano and Giovanni Mastrobunoni -- The "Program of Integration and Management in Public Safety" in Minas Gerais, Brazil : a descriptive analysis / Rodrigo Soares and Igor Viveiros.
Subject Crime -- Economic aspects.
Crime prevention.
Criminals -- Rehabilitation.
Other Author Cook, Philip J., 1946-
ISBN 9780262019613 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0262019612 (hardcover : alk. paper)