DP13823 Crime and Networks: 10 Policy Lessons
|Author(s):||Matthew Lindquist, Yves Zenou|
|Publication Date:||June 2019|
|Keyword(s):||Co-offending, crime, Criminal networks, key player, peer effects, Social Networks|
|JEL(s):||A14, K42, Z13|
|Programme Areas:||Public Economics|
|Link to this Page:||cepr.org/active/publications/discussion_papers/dp.php?dpno=13823|
In this article, we argue that social network analysis can be used in a meaningful way to help us understand more about the root causes of delinquent behavior and crime and also to provide practical guidance for the design of crime prevention policies.