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Study: Crime Could Tempt Unemployed Youths

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Study: Crime Could Tempt Unemployed Youths

Study: Crime Could Tempt Unemployed Youths

Study: Crime Could Tempt Unemployed Youths

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Young working-class people have been particularly hard-hit by unemployment, according to a new study by the Era Nova Institute. The New Jersey-based think tank says the study suggests 20-somethings and teens may be more likely to choose criminal careers over low-wage jobs. NPR's Tavis Smiley talks with the author of the study, Dick Samsom.