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ERIC Number: EJ233408
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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Crime and Poverty: Some Experimental Evidence from Ex-Offenders.
Berk, Richard A.; And Others
American Sociological Review, v45 n5 p766-86 Oct 1980
Reports findings from an experiment comparing ex-offenders who received unemployment benefits immediately upon release from prison with those who received job counseling and with control groups. During a one year follow-up period, the relationships among unemployment payments, employment, arrests, and resulting time spent in prison were studied. (Author/MK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Georgia; Texas