Immigration and Crime in Early 20th Century America
Anne Morrison Piehl
- Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University, Department of Economics
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Research on crime in the late 20th century has consistently shown that immigrants have lower rates of involvement in criminal activity than natives. We find that a century ago immigrants may have been slightly more likely than natives to be involved in crime. In 1904 pr...