Informal social networks, organised crime and local labour market
AbstractThis paper’s purpose is to show a new informal social networks interpretation, according to which social networks change their nature if they are located in social contexts where organised crime is relevant. Here the perusal of a social network is just a necessary condition to enter the labour market rather than a deliberate choice. Moreover this labour market is the ground where favouritisms and social and electoral consensus policies take place
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social networks; organised crime; labour market;
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2011-12-13 (All new papers)
- NEP-IUE-2011-12-13 (Informal & Underground Economics)
- NEP-LAB-2011-12-13 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-LAW-2011-12-13 (Law & Economics)
- NEP-NET-2011-12-13 (Network Economics)
- NEP-SOC-2011-12-13 (Social Norms & Social Capital)
- NEP-URE-2011-12-13 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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