Are immigrants more likely to commit crimes? Evidence from France
Aoki, Yu and Todo, Yasuyuki. (2009) Are immigrants more likely to commit crimes? Evidence from France. Applied Economics Letters, Vol.16 (No.15). pp. 1537-1541. ISSN 1350-4851Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13504850701578892
Using French data, we find that the share of immigrants in the population has no significant impact on crime rates once immigrants' economic circumstances are controlled for, while finding that unemployed immigrants tend to commit more crimes than unemployed nonimmigrants.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Economics|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Applied Economics Letters|
|Number of Pages:||5|
|Page Range:||pp. 1537-1541|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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