juvenile delinquency

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    N.C. school-related studies from the American Economic Association Annual Meeting

    Here are a few school-related studies from the recent American Economic Association meeting in Philadelphia.  (Emphasis added throughout.)   The Effect of High School Peers on Juvenile Delinquency Songman Kang, Hanyang University  In this paper, I examine the extent to which the presence of delinquent peers influences students’…
    Terry Stoops, January 8, 2018
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    Study: Boys with dads less likely to cause trouble

    In “Fathers and Youth’s Delinquent Behavior” (NBER Working Paper No. 17507, October 2011), Deborah A. Cobb-Clark of the University of Melbourne and Erdal Tekin of Georgia State University conclude, Using data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, we find thatadolescent boys engage in more delinquent behavior if…
    Terry Stoops, October 18, 2011