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Police Officer Assignment and Neighborhood Crime

Virtual

PIPE Workshop: Bocar Ba, Duke University

Police Officer Assignment and Neighborhood Crime

We develop an empirical model of the mechanism used to assign police officers to Chicago districts and examine the efficiency and equity of alternative allocations.

PIPE Workshop: Michael Andrews, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Virtual

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Michael Andrews is assistant professor of economics at University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He was previously a postdoctoral fellow in Innovation Policy at the National Bureau of Economic Research and in the economics department at Northwestern University.

Free

PIPE Workshop: Katherine Eriksson, UC Davis

Virtual

The Know-Nothing Party swept to power in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1854, running on a staunchly anti-Catholic and anti-Irish platform. In this paper, we examine the contribution of various factors that have been hypothesized to contribute to the party’s success.

Free

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