An Empirical Analysis of Racial Differences in Police Use of Force: A Response

  title={An Empirical Analysis of Racial Differences in Police Use of Force: A Response},
  author={Roland G. Fryer},
  journal={Journal of Political Economy},
  pages={4003 - 4008}
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