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Studies in Conversation


  • AUTHOR:
    John R. Lott
    PUBLISHED:
    2018 by Crime Prevention Research Center
    (NGO)
    NGO FUNDED BY: This organization does not disclose its donors
    Using newly released detailed data on all prisoners who entered the Arizona state prison from January 1985 through June 2017, we are able to separate non-U.S. citizens by whether they are illegal or legal residents. Unlike other studies, these data do not rely on self-reporting of criminal backgr...
  • AUTHOR:
    Alex Nowrasteh
    PUBLISHED:
    2018 in Cato Institute
    (Highly Regarded Source)
    This critique was submitted by:
    JAloni
    Economist John R. Lott Jr. of the Crime Prevention Research Center released a working paper in which he purports to find that illegal immigrants in Arizona from 1985 through 2017 have a far higher prison admissions rate than U.S. citizens. Media from Fox News to the Washington Times and the Arizo...
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Studies in Conversation

AUTHOR:
John R. Lott
Using newly released detailed data on all prisoners who entered the Arizona state prison from January 1985 through June 2017, we are able to separa...
AUTHOR:
Alex Nowrasteh
Economist John R. Lott Jr. of the Crime Prevention Research Center released a working paper in which he purports to find that illegal immigrants in...