Benjamin Lessing

University of Chicago - Department of Political Science

Assistant Professor

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (3)

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Counterproductive Punishment: How Prison Gangs Undermine State Authority

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Benjamin Lessing
University of Chicago - Department of Political Science
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prison gangs, violence, policing

State-Building on the Margin: An Urban Experiment in Medellín

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2022-20
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Feb 2022
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Universidad EAFIT, University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and Universidad EAFIT
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State-Building on the Margin: An Urban Experiment in Medellín

NBER Working Paper No. w29692
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2022
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Universidad EAFIT, University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and Universidad EAFIT
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Gang Rule: Understanding and Countering Criminal Governance

NBER Working Paper No. w28458
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Universidad EAFIT, University of Chicago - Department of Political Science and Universidad EAFIT
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