Do Anti-Bullying Laws Reduce Youth Violence?

Research, Preprint OPEN
Sabia, Joseph J.; Bass, Brittany;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
  • Subject: school shootings | youth violence | bullying, youth violence, anti-bullying laws, school shootings | anti-bullying laws | I28 | bullying
    • ddc: ddc:330
      jel: jel:I28
    mesheuropmc: education

This study is the first to comprehensively examine the effect of state anti-bullying laws (ABLs) on youth violence. Using data from a variety of sources – including the Youth Risk Behavior Surveys, Uniform Crime Reports, and newly collected data on school shootings... View more
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