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The Effect of E-Verify Laws on Crime.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): ILR Review; Oct2022, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p1294-1320, 27p, 8 Charts, 4 Graphs, 1 Map

Abstract: Copyright of ILR Review is the property of Sage Publications Inc. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or e...

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Does stop and search reduce crime? Evidence from street‐level data and a surge in operations following a high‐profile crime.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society). Jul2022, Vol. 185 Issue 3, p1370-1397. 28p. 8 Charts, 5 Graphs, 1 Map.

Abstract: This paper uses a surge in stop and search operations following a high‐profile murder to look at their effect on recorded crime. Difference‐in‐difference estimates using detailed geocoded data at the street‐level suggest a doubling to trebling of the n...

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The local effects of federal law enforcement policies: Evidence from sanctuary jurisdictions and crime.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Contemporary Economic Policy. Jul2022, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p423-438. 16p.

Abstract: This study estimates the association between sanctuary policies and crime in the United States by exploiting an increase in state and local sanctuary policy adoption in 2014. Counties that adopted sanctuary policies in 2014 experienced a decrease of 17...

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Deception Cues During High-Risk Situations: 911 Homicide Calls.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychological Science (0956-7976). Jul2022, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p1040-1047. 8p.

Abstract: During everyday interactions, cues tend to be weakly related to deception. However, there are theoretical reasons to suspect that such cues will be more prominent during high-risk interactions. The current study explored deception cues during one parti...

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Is It Costly to Transition from Fossil Fuel Energy: A Trade-Off Analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Energies (19961073). Nov2022, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p7873. 15p.

Abstract: This study aims to evaluate the trade-off between using cheaper and contaminated energy versus cleaner and more expensive energy and ultimately assess their combined effect on social externalities. We estimate the impact of air pollution and income lev...

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Perceived Unsafety and Fear of Crime: The Role of Violent and Property Crime, Neighborhood Characteristics, and Prior Perceived Unsafety and Fear of Crime.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Deviant Behavior. Nov2022, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p1347-1365. 19p. 4 Charts.

Abstract: Perceived unsafety, fear of crime, and avoidance were studied in relation to different types of crime, crime in different time perspectives, concentrated disadvantage, collective efficacy, urbanity, age structure, and neighborhood disorder. Four data s...

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Police shooting mortality: Investigating individual, incident, and contextual factors differentiating fatal and non-fatal police shootings.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice. Oct-Dec2022, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p319-344. 26p.

Abstract: Research on relevance of race and community context for police shooting mortality is underdeveloped. We collected data on 623 police-involved shootings in the state of Texas to examine which incident- and county-level factors are associated with shooti...

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An Exploratory Study of Environmental Stress in Four High Violent Crime Cities: What Sets Them Apart?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Crime & Delinquency. Oct2022, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p2092-2114. 23p.

Abstract: Understanding the social contexts of violent crime remains controversial in the literature. In the current study, we examine common social contexts in four cities (Houston, TX, Baltimore, MD, Jackson, MS, Wilmington, DE). Data were examined in two stud...

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Exploring violent crimes in Chicago during the COVID-19 pandemic: do location, crime type, and social distancing type matter?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Crime & Justice. Oct2022, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p522-537. 16p.

Abstract: The current study estimates the impact of the SAH order on violent crimes across public and residential locations: assault, battery, homicide, robbery, and sexual assault. Using interrupted time series analyses, it analyzes weekly crime data in Chicago...

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The Effect of Grade Retention on Adult Crime: Evidence from a Test-Based Promotion Policy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Labor Economics. Apr2022, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p361-395. 35p. 8 Charts, 4 Graphs.

Abstract: We present the first analysis of the effect of grade retention on adult criminal convictions, exploiting test cutoffs for ninth-grade promotion in Louisiana. Eighth-grade retention increases the likelihood of violent crime conviction by 1.05 percentage...

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