Yıl 2018, Cilt 19, Sayı 2, Sayfalar 24 - 34 2018-11-30

This study investigates the relationship between income inequality and crime in the United States. For this purpose, 2004 and 2016 years are chosen to represent before and after great recession period to understand the potential relationship income and crime. All data set are taken from National Longitudinal Survey conducted by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Crime variables are categorized big and small crimes based on the value of crimes. Because the crime variables are highly skewed, a quantile regression approach can be more appropriate then a regular regression. As result of the quantile regression approach, income inequality is positively associated with the crime variables. Considering the crime variables only the big crime variable which includes attack a property or using illegal substance has negative effect on income level over all quantile range.

Employment Status, Inequality, Crime Level, Quantile Regression
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Orcid: 0000-0003-1413-9954
Yazar: Filiz Guneysu Atasoy (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: OSMANİYE KORKUT ATA ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { cumuiibf452117, journal = {Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi}, issn = {}, eissn = {1303-1279}, address = {Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi}, year = {2018}, volume = {19}, pages = {24 - 34}, doi = {}, title = {INCOME AND CRIME RELATIONSHIP IN THE RECESSION PERIOD: A QUANTILE REGRESSION APPROACH}, key = {cite}, author = {Guneysu Atasoy, Filiz} }
APA Guneysu Atasoy, F . (2018). INCOME AND CRIME RELATIONSHIP IN THE RECESSION PERIOD: A QUANTILE REGRESSION APPROACH. Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi, 19 (2), 24-34. Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/cumuiibf/issue/40744/452117
MLA Guneysu Atasoy, F . "INCOME AND CRIME RELATIONSHIP IN THE RECESSION PERIOD: A QUANTILE REGRESSION APPROACH". Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi 19 (2018): 24-34 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/cumuiibf/issue/40744/452117>
Chicago Guneysu Atasoy, F . "INCOME AND CRIME RELATIONSHIP IN THE RECESSION PERIOD: A QUANTILE REGRESSION APPROACH". Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi 19 (2018): 24-34
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ISNAD Guneysu Atasoy, Filiz . "INCOME AND CRIME RELATIONSHIP IN THE RECESSION PERIOD: A QUANTILE REGRESSION APPROACH". Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi 19 / 2 (Kasım 2018): 24-34.