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Organized crime, money laundering and legal economy: theory and simulations

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  • Raffaella Barone
  • Donato Masciandaro

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  • Raffaella Barone & Donato Masciandaro, 2011. "Organized crime, money laundering and legal economy: theory and simulations," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 32(1), pages 115-142, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:ejlwec:v:32:y:2011:i:1:p:115-142
    DOI: 10.1007/s10657-010-9203-x
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    Keywords

    Organized crime; Money laundering; Shadow economy; G28; F30; F33; F42; K14; K23;
    All these keywords.

    JEL classification:

    • G28 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Government Policy and Regulation
    • F30 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - General
    • F33 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions
    • F42 - International Economics - - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance - - - International Policy Coordination and Transmission
    • K14 - Law and Economics - - Basic Areas of Law - - - Criminal Law
    • K23 - Law and Economics - - Regulation and Business Law - - - Regulated Industries and Administrative Law

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