Probable Causation

A show about law, economics, and crime.

Episodes Date

Jason Lindo talks about how violent media content affects crime.
August 4, 2020
Sarit Weisburd talks about the effect of police presence on crime.
July 21, 2020
Jeremy West talks about racial bias in police investigations.
July 7, 2020
Emily Weisburst talks about the effects of putting police officers in schools.
June 23, 2020
Randi Hjalmarsson talks about how punishment severity affects juries' decisions to convict.
June 9, 2020
Brittany Street talks about how local employment shocks affect criminal behavior.
May 26, 2020
Patricio Dominguez talks about how the interactions of victims and offenders affect crime, using bus robberies in Chile as a case study.
May 12, 2020
Jillian Carr talks about how staggering the distribution of SNAP benefits affects crime.
April 28, 2020
Benjamin Hansen talks about how legalizing marijuana in some states affects cross-state sales of the drug.
April 14, 2020
Kirabo Jackson talks about the effects of single-sex education on academic outcomes, arrests, and teen motherhood.
March 31, 2020

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