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The Resource Handbook on the economics of crime, edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman, (electronic resource)

Handbook on the economics of crime, edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman, (electronic resource)

Label
Handbook on the economics of crime
Title
Handbook on the economics of crime
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While few economists analyzed criminal behaviour and the criminal justice process before Gary Becker's seminal 1968 paper, an enormous body of economic research on crime has since been produced. This insightful and comprehensive Handbook reviews and extends much of this important resulting research
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6171
LC item number
.H36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1949-
  • 1973-
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  • Benson, Bruce L.
  • Zimmerman, Paul R.
  • Edward Elgar Publishing
Series statement
Elgar original reference
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  • Crime
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Label
Handbook on the economics of crime, edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. I. Theoretical and empirical developments : Becker, Ehrlich. and beyond -- pt. II. Economic analysis of the public production of criminal justice -- pt. III. Crime and the economy -- pt. IV. Controversies and debates in the economics-of-crime literature
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 533 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Temp Access
Isbn
9781849806206
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009941132
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Handbook on the economics of crime, edited by Bruce L. Benson, Paul R. Zimmerman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. I. Theoretical and empirical developments : Becker, Ehrlich. and beyond -- pt. II. Economic analysis of the public production of criminal justice -- pt. III. Crime and the economy -- pt. IV. Controversies and debates in the economics-of-crime literature
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 533 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Temp Access
Isbn
9781849806206
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009941132
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote

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