dc.creatorBuonanno, Paolospa
dc.creatorFergusson, Leopoldo
dc.creatorVargas, Juan Fernando
dc.date.accessioned2015-09-19T17:17:02Z
dc.date.available2015-09-19T17:17:02Z
dc.date.created2014spa
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.citationBuonanno, P., Fergusson, L., & Vargas, J. F. (2014). The crime kuznets curve. Bogotá: Colombia.
dc.identifier.urihttp://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/10835
dc.descriptionWe document the existence of a Crime Kuznets Curve in US states since the 1970s. As income levels have risen, crime has followed an inverted U-shaped pattern, first increasing and then dropping. The Crime Kuznets Curve is not explained by income inequality. In fact, we show that during the sample period inequality has risen monotonically with income, ruling out the traditional Kuznets Curve. Our finding is robust to adding a large set of controls that are used in the literature to explain the incidence of crime, as well as to controlling for state and year fixed effects. The Curve is also revealed in nonparametric specifications. The Crime Kuznets Curve exists for property crime and for some categories of violent crime.
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dc.relation.isformatofSerie documentos de trabajo. No 155 (Abril 2014)
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dc.sourceinstname:Universidad del Rosariospa
dc.sourcereponame:Repositorio Institucional EdocURspa
dc.sourceinstname:Universidad del Rosariospa
dc.subject.ddc364.1
dc.subject.lembCrimen - Aspectos económicos
dc.subject.lembDelincuencia - Estados Unidos
dc.subject.lembModelos matemáticos - Aspectos sociales
dc.titleThe crime kuznets curvespa
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dc.publisherUniversidad del Rosariospa
dc.publisher.departmentFacultad de Economía
dc.subject.keywordCrime Kuznets Curve
dc.subject.keywordIncome inequality
dc.subject.keywordNon-parametric Kernel analysis
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