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Project Title:
Understanding Socioeconomic Determinants of Crimes in China
Supervisor:HE Guojun
Project Description:This project combines rich data of court verdicts with socioeconomic data in China to understand the determinants of different crimes in China.
Course type:UROP1000 UROP1100 UROP2100 UROP3100 UROP4100 
Applicant's Roles: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. 
Complexity of the project:Challenging 

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