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Cutting the Costs of Crime The Economics of Crime and Criminal Justice

by David J. Pyle

Part of the Hobart Papers Series

Cutting the Costs of Crime The Economics of Crime and Criminal Justice Synopsis

The author argues that public sector policing has largely failed to prevent crime and catch offenders. Alternative solutions include the encouragement of individuals to buy more protection in the market place, and the extension of the private provision of prison.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780255363730
Publication date: 19th November 1995
Author: David J. Pyle
Publisher: Institute of Economic Affairs
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 68 pages
Categories: Penology & punishment, Public finance,

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