Data for: Juvenile Crime and the Four-Day School Week

  title={Data for: Juvenile Crime and the Four-Day School Week},
  author={S. Fischer and Daniel Argyle},
Little is known regarding the extent to which school changes youth criminal behavior in the short-term, if at all, and even less in known on this issue in rural areas. We leverage a unique policy, the adoption of the four-day school week across rural counties and years in Colorado, a school schedule that is becoming more common nationwide especially in rural areas, to examine the causal link between school and youth crime. Those affected by the policy spend the same number of hours in school… Expand

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