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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Does the “Community Prosecution” Strategy Reduce Crime? A Test of Chicago's Experience

Thomas J. Miles.

in American Law and Economics Review

March 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Criminal Law. 9243 words.

A new strategy of criminal prosecution, called “community prosecution,” emerged in the past two decades. The strategy breaks with the traditional approach to prosecution in which a...

How Business Community Institutions Can Help Fight Corruption

Avinash K. Dixit.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Law and Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Other Economic Systems. 7691 words.

Collective action by the business community to counter corruption in the award of government licenses and contracts is analyzed, by analogy with contract enforcement institutions studied by...

The impact of LAWA on the family labour supply among farm households

Tianyuan Luo, Genti Kostandini and Jeffrey L Jordan.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

December 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Particular Labour Markets; Law and Economics. 8759 words.


This article examines the impact of the Legal Arizona Workers Act (LAWA) on the farm occupation decisions of family labour in agricultural households....


Joan-Ramon Borrell, Juan Luis Jiménez and Carmen García.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 9188 words.

This article identifies and then quantifies econometrically the impact of leniency programs on the perception of the effectiveness of antitrust policies in the business community using...