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Master of Arts (MA)
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This paper seeks to analyze spatiotemporal variations in NYPD policing patterns in an attempt to identify the causal mechanism(s) driving the observed racial/ethnic disparities; specifically, it addresses questions of how changing neighborhood demographics influence the decision-making of NYPD officers/precincts as it relates to their controversial Stop-and-Frisk policy.
Rahman, Omari-Khalid, "Can Noncompliant Behavior Explain Racial/Ethnic Disparities in The Use of Force by The NYPD? An Econometric Analysis of New York's Stop-and-Frisk" (2016). CUNY Academic Works.