The impact of natural disasters on crime
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Keywordscrime rate; natural disaster; role of media and elections; developing country;
- Q54 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Climate; Natural Disasters and their Management; Global Warming
- K42 - Law and Economics - - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior - - - Illegal Behavior and the Enforcement of Law
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- NEP-LAW-2010-09-25 (Law & Economics)
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