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Gated Communities and the Economic Geography of Crime

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  • Helsley, Robert W.
  • Strange, William C.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Urban Economics.

Volume (Year): 46 (1999)
Issue (Month): 1 (July)
Pages: 80-105

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Handle: RePEc:eee:juecon:v:46:y:1999:i:1:p:80-105

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