Evaluating Gun Policy
Effects on Crime and ViolenceBook - 2003
Ludwig (public policy, Georgetown U.) and Cook (public policy, Duke U.) present 10 studies that apply empirical policy analysis to issues of gun regulation in the United States. Papers examine the connection between rates of gun ownership and rates of suicide and burglary, investigate gun ban programs in the states and other countries, look at the impact of gun-carrying laws, and examines research efforts in the area of gun violence.
Topical Term: Gun control
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2003
Branch Call Number: HV7436 .E9 2003
Characteristics: ix, 469 p. : ill. ; 24 cm