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Focus on Criminal Justice: Additional resources

Our Racism and the Economy: Focus on Criminal Justice event explores how overrepresentation of people of color and Indigenous people in the criminal legal system compromises the performance of the overall economy. We have developed a list of additional resources from our event speakers that examines race, policing, and the criminal legal system.

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Session proposals

These papers go into greater detail on the proposals presented by the authors during the Racism and the Economy: Focus on Criminal Justice event.

Give First-Time Defendants a Second Chance: A Proposal to Reduce Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

Proposal PDF | Amanda Agan, Jennifer Doleac, Anna Harvey

Deconstructing the Role of Police in the Enforcement of Segregation

Proposal PDF | Walter Katz


Enhancing Accountability and Trust with Independent Investigations of Police Lethal Force

Article | Walter Katz

Mano Suave—Mano Dura: Legitimacy Policing and Latino Stop-and-Frisk

Article | Victor Rios (co-author)

Million Dollar Hoods

Special project | Kelly Lytle Hernandez

Reimagining Prison

Special Publication PDF | Nicholas Turner (co-author)