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21 February 2018

Who's hanging out and what's happening? A look at the interplay between unstructured socializing, crime propensity and delinquent peers using social network data

This study uses data from a recent German school survey, including social  network data and a direct measurement of delinquent friends, to test for interactions between unstructured socialising and the crime propensities of respondents, as well as of their friends.