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Crime and Violence in Central America : A Development Challenge - Executive Summary

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    1. Miron, Jeffrey A, 1999. "Violence and the U.S. Prohibitions of Drug and Alcohol," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 1(1-2), pages 78-114, Fall.
    2. Fajnzylber, Pablo & Lederman, Daniel & Loayza, Norman, 2002. "What causes violent crime?," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 46(7), pages 1323-1357, July.
    3. Sebastian Huhn & Anika Oettler & Peter Peetz, 2006. "Construyendo Inseguridades. Aproximaciones a la violencia en Centroamérica desde el análisis del discurso," GIGA Working Paper Series 34, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies.
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    7. World Bank, 2007. "Costa Rica Poverty Assessment : Recapturing Momentum for Poverty Reduction," World Bank Other Operational Studies 7678, The World Bank.
    8. MacCoun,Robert J. & Reuter,Peter, 2001. "Drug War Heresies," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521799973, September.
    9. Manuel Arellano & Stephen Bond, 1991. "Some Tests of Specification for Panel Data: Monte Carlo Evidence and an Application to Employment Equations," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 58(2), pages 277-297.
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    11. Keefer, Philip & Loayza, Norman V. & Soares, Rodrigo R., 2008. "The development impact of the illegality of drug trade," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4543, The World Bank.
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