Understanding Socioeconomic Determinants of Crimes in China
This project combines rich data of court verdicts with socioeconomic data in China to understand the determinants of different crimes in China.
UROP1000 UROP1100 UROP2100 UROP3100 UROP4100
Conduct descriptive and exploratory research data collection;
Learn statistical software and conduct data analysis;
Conduct a literature review and summarize statistical findings.
Applicant's Learning Objectives:
Learn patterns of crimes in China;
Learn how socioeconomic factors interact with criminal activities;
Learn how to collect, clean and combine data from various sources;
Learn how to conduct econometric analysis;
Learn the steps to conduct an empirical study.