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Effect of Arrests on Crime - A Multivariate Panel Analysis

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Date Published
January 1982
20 pages
We estimate multiwave panel models for the effect of clearance rates and a vector of socioeconomic control variables on index crimes, using a sample of 98 U.S. cities for the years 1964-70.
No consistent evidence of a substantial effect is found. (Social Forces and Author Abstract)

Date Published: January 1, 1982