Panel: Social Policy and Crime
(Crime & Drugs)

Thursday, November 8, 2012: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Preston (Sheraton Baltimore City Center Hotel)

*Names in bold indicate Presenter

Moderators:  Steven Raphael, University of California, Berkeley
Chairs:  Emily Owens, Cornell University


High stakes in the classroom, high stakes on the street: The effects of community violence on students’ standardized test performance
Patrick Sharkey1, Amy Schwartz1, Ingrid Gould Ellen1 and Johanna Lacoe2, (1)New York University, (2)University of Southern California

Do School Environments Influence Crime and Substance Abuse?
John MacDonald, University of Pennsylvania and Nancy Nicosia, RAND Corporation

The Effect of Relative Age On Education and Crime
Songman Kang, Philip Cook and Clara Muschkin, Duke University

Reducing Juvenile Delinquency by Building Social-Cognitive Skills: Experimental Evidence
Jonathan Guryan1, Sara Heller2 and Jens Ludwig2, (1)Northwestern University, (2)University of Chicago

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