Crime and moral hazard: Does more policing necessarily induce private negligence?
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KeywordsCrime; Policing; Private precautions; Moral hazard; Diversification;
- K4 - Law and Economics - - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior
- D8 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
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