Crime and Economics. Understanding Criminology Tuesday, 01 April 2014. Question. Can economic factors be used to explain crime? How? Are you thinking about crime in general, or more specific types?. Lecture Outline.
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Tuesday, 01 April 2014
1960: around 1,000,000 crimes per year
: around 20,000 people in prison
1990: around 5,000,000 crimes per year
: around 60,000 people in prison
Motive, capacity and opportunity
Social class processes can be observed in
The most harmful crimes fail to receive appropriate criminal justice responses
What type of criminal behaviour results in 1500 deaths a year, where