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However, there is a dearth of literature in the context of developing countries. This paper is an attempt to address this deficiency. The paper investigates the relative impact of deterrence variables load on police force, arrest rates, charge sheet rates, conviction rates and quick disposal of cases and socio-economic variables economic growth, poverty,, urbanization and education on crime rates in India. State-level data is collected on the above variables for the period to Subsequently, this is extended by introducing endogeneity. The results show that both deterrence and socioeconomic factors are important in explaining crime rates. However, some of their effects are different from that observed in studies for developed countries.
Metrics details. The study examines the relationship between growth—inequality—poverty GIP triangle and crime rate under the premises of inverted U-shaped Kuznets curve and pro-poor growth scenario in a panel of 16 diversified countries, over a period of — Income inequality and unemployment rate increases crime rate while trade openness supports to decrease crime rate.
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