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Metropolitan fragmentation, law enforcement effort and urban crime

  • Wheaton, William C.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Urban Economics.

    Volume (Year): 60 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 1 (July)
    Pages: 1-14

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:juecon:v:60:y:2006:i:1:p:1-14
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