Poverty, poverty concentration, and homicide

@inproceedings{Parker2000PovertyPC,
  title={Poverty, poverty concentration, and homicide},
  author={Karen F. Parker and Matthew V. Pruitt},
  year={2000}
}
Objective. This study proposes to fill a gap in the literature between the more traditional research on poverty and the recent proffering of the impact of poverty concentration on violence. In an effort to disentangle the theoretical and empirical distinctness of poverty from constructs of extreme concentrated poverty, we assess the differential impact of these measures on Black and White homicide rates. Methods. Data for the analysis are derived from the Urban Underclass Database, and the race… CONTINUE READING

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