The “Ferguson effect”, or too many guns? Exploring violent crime in Chicago

Sherry Towers, Michael White

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Abstract

President Trump has threatened to “send in the Feds” to reduce violent crime in the USA's third most populous city. But what might explain the increase? Sherry Towers and Michael D. White assess two hypotheses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)26-29
Number of pages4
JournalSignificance
Volume14
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability

Cite this