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Making a NARCO: Childhood Exposure to Illegal Labor Markets and Criminal Life Paths.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Econometrica. Jul2022, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p1835-1878. 44p.

Abstract:This paper provides evidence that exposure to illegal labor markets during childhood leads to the formation of industry‐specific human capital at an early age, putting children on a criminal life path. Using the timing of U.S. antidrug policies, I show...

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Policing Insecurity.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):American Political Science Review. Aug2022, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p858-874. 17p.

Abstract:In environments of seemingly intractable conflict, how should we understand the role of state capacity building and security-sector reform in transitions to peace? Prevailing wisdom suggests that a strong state security apparatus mitigates cyclical vio...

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Enfranchisement and Incarceration after the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):American Political Science Review. Aug2022, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p791-806. 16p.

Abstract:The 1965 Voting Rights Act (VRA) fundamentally changed the distribution of electoral power in the US South. We examine the consequences of this mass enfranchisement of Black people for the use of the carceral state—police, the courts, and the prison sy...

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Locked up and down: Incarceration, care, and art in a pandemic.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Gender, Work & Organization. Jul2022, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p1346-1359. 14p.

Abstract:There has been recent criticism of the lack of care in the UK economy, especially during the COVID‐19 pandemic, which has exacerbated inequality and disadvantage faced by those most vulnerable in society. This article focuses on the importance of care ...

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Recreational marijuana legalization and admission to the foster‐care system.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Economic Inquiry. Jul2022, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p1311-1334. 24p. 11 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract:We estimate the effects of legalized recreational marijuana on entry into the foster‐care system. Exploiting state‐level variation in legalization and its timing, we estimate that legalization decreases foster‐care placements by at least 10%, with larg...

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"Narciso acha feio o que não é espelho": reflexões sobre a exceção brasileira em Narciso em férias.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Direito e Práxis. 2021, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p2811-2846. 36p.

Abstract:O artigo analisa os espelhamentos narrativos do documentário Narciso em férias, no qual Caetano Veloso relata sua prisão pela ditadura civil-militar brasileira. À luz de uma investigação sobre as relações entre Direito e Cinema, consideramos que as nar...

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مدى انعكاس األزمات العالمية على المسؤولية الجنائية.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Review of Law. 2021, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p145-170. 26p.

Abstract:ا والعدالة اجلنائية يف ظل األزمات التي تطرأ عىل العامل؛ يثور التساؤل حول انعكاساهتا عىل العدالة عموم ً خصوص ّ ا، ومدى تأثر السياسة اجلنائية بتبعات تلك األزمات العاملية التي جتتاح خمتلف األرجاء، فجاءت هذه الدراسة التي تتبع املنهج الوصفي التحلييل هبدف تو...

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The impact of security risk classifications on the safety and security of inmates in South African Correctional Centres.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Just Africa. 2021, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p10-21. 12p.

Abstract:Security incidents in correctional centres are inevitable, given the nature of the environment and the varying offences for which people are incarcerated. Corrections departments use a security risk management system to control the inmates' behaviour i...

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Immigration and crime in frictional labor markets.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Review of Economic Dynamics. Apr2022, Vol. 44, p152-183. 32p.

Abstract:• Immigration affects property crime rates through labor force composition and labor market outcomes. • Theoretically, the effects of immigration on crime rates are ambiguous. • Quantitatively, higher share of skilled immigrants lowers the overall crim...

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Sticky Stigma: The Impact of Incarceration on Perceptions of Personality Traits and Deservingness.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Social Forces. Jun2022, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p1910-1934. 25p.

Abstract:Stigma is often cited as a mechanism driving the consequences of incarceration for formerly incarcerated people and their families. Few studies, however, provide quantitative evidence of the nature and strength of stigma stemming from direct and indire...

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