Discussion paper

DP13823 Crime and Networks: 10 Policy Lessons

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.


Lindquist, M and Y Zenou (2019), ‘DP13823 Crime and Networks: 10 Policy Lessons‘, CEPR Discussion Paper No. 13823. CEPR Press, Paris & London. https://cepr.org/publications/dp13823