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Understanding High Crime Rates in Latin America: The Role of Social and Policy Factors

Rodrigo R. Soares, Joana Naritomi

Chapter in NBER book The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America (2010), Rafael Di Tella, Sebastian Edwards, and Ernesto Schargrodsky, editors (p. 19 - 55)
Conference held November 29-30, 2007
Published in July 2010 by University of Chicago Press
© 2010 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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