Cost-benefit analysis for crime prevention: opportunity costs, routine savings and crime externalities.
journal contributionposted on 14.02.2006, 14:45 authored by John Roman, Graham Farrell
Research on cost-benefit analysis of situational crime prevention is examined and found wanting. The few existing studies do not accurately represent the likely benefits of the situational approach. While measures of non-monetary crime costs are improving, at least four other key areas warrant more attention.
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