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Social Capital, Economic Development, and Homicide: A Cross-National Investigation


  • Blaine Robbins


  • David Pettinicchio


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  • Blaine Robbins & David Pettinicchio, 2012. "Social Capital, Economic Development, and Homicide: A Cross-National Investigation," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 105(3), pages 519-540, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:105:y:2012:i:3:p:519-540
    DOI: 10.1007/s11205-011-9785-x

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