Market Alternatives for Crime Control: Entrepreneurial Responses to Government Failure
Abstractherman explains that "Few developments are more indicative of public concern about crime - and declining faith in the ability of public institutions to cope with it - than the burgeoning growth in private policing." Market-provision of goods and services to facilitate all types of crime control activities is, in fact, quite substantial and growing rapidly, although much of it is undocumented.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Department of Economics, Florida State University in its series Working Papers with number 1997_06_01.
Length: 17 pages
Date of creation: 1997
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