The relevant economic and legal research relating to police use of stop-and-frisk has largely been distinct. There is much to be gained by taking an interdisciplinary approach. This Essay emphasizes some of the challenges faced by those seeking to evaluate the efficacy and legality of stop-and-frisk, and suggests some ways forward and areas of exploration for future research.
Abrams, David S., "The Law and Economics of Stop-and-Frisk" (2014). Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law. 1592.
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