The impact of illegal immigration and enforcement on border crime rates
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The impact of illegal immigration and enforcement on border crime rates by Roberto QuiroМЃs Coronado

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Published by Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas in [Dallas, Tx.] .
Written in English



  • Mexican-American Border Region.


  • Crime -- Mexican-American Border Region,
  • Illegal aliens

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Edition Notes

StatementRoberto Coronado, Pia M. Orrenius.
SeriesResearch Department working paper ;, 0303, Working paper (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Research Dept. : Online) ;, 0303.
ContributionsOrrenius, Pia M.
LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3476555M
LC Control Number2005616080

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