Thomas B. Marvell

Justec Research

155 Ridings Cove

Williamsburg, VA 23185

United States

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“  Projects: impact of various factors on crime; gun purchase waiting periods, gun permits, stand-your-ground laws, shall issue laws, age structure, prison populations, economic conditions, etc. Global warming: length of delayed impact of CO2 on temperature and delayed impact of temperature on sea levels. Various methodological problems with time-series-cross-section regressions. Coefficient bias caused by collinearity and misspecification.  ”

Scholarly Papers (11)

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Right-to-Carry Concealed Handguns and Violent Crime: Crime Control Through Gun Decontrol?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Sep 2002
Tomislav Victor Kovandzic and Thomas B. Marvell
University of Alabama at Birmingham - Department of Justice Sciences and Justec Research
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gun control, crime, deterrence, concealed carry laws, handguns

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Trust But Verify: Lessons for the Empirical Evaluation of Law and Policy

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2014
College of William and Mary - Department of Economics, Crime Prevention Research Center, Justec Research and U.S. Federal Trade Commission - Bureau of Economics
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crime, guns, firerarms, right-to-carry laws, shall issue laws, National Research Council

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Prison Population and Crime

B.L. Benson & P.R. Zimmerman (2010). Handbook on the Economics of Crime, Edward Elgar
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Thomas B. Marvell
Justec Research
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crime, prison, endogeneity, deterrence, incapacitation

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Pitfalls of Using Proxy Variables in Studies of Guns and Crime

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Nov 2003
Carlisle E. Moody and Thomas B. Marvell
College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Justec Research
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Crime, guns, proxy variables

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Testing for Reverse Causation and Omitted Variable Bias in Regressions

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2021
Thomas B. Marvell
Justec Research
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simultaneity, collinearity, multicollinearity, omitted variable bias, endogeneity, simulations, Granger test, two stage least squares, random experiments, quadratic variables,

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Did John Lott Provide Bad Data to the NRC? A Note on Aneja, Donohue, and Zhang

Econ Journal Watch, Volume 10, Number 1, January 2013
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Nov 2014
Carlisle E. Moody, John R. Lott and Thomas B. Marvell
College of William and Mary - Department of Economics, Crime Prevention Research Center and Justec Research
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right-to-carry, concealed handguns, crime, shall-issue, National Research Council

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Can and Should Criminology Research Influence Policy? Suggestions from Time-Series Cross-Section Studies

Criminology and Public Policy, Vol. 7, pp. 359-365, 2008
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Nov 2009
Carlisle E. Moody and Thomas B. Marvell
College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Justec Research
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policy research, time-series cross-section, pooled analysis

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The Impact of Lambda Skewness on Criminology: A Contingent Analysis

T.B.Marvell (2000). The impact of lambda skewness on criminology: a contingent analysis. In A.R. Piquero & S.G. Tibbetts, eds., Rational Choice and Criminal Behavior, Recent Research and Future Challenges (Routlege),
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Nov 2020
Thomas B. Marvell
Justec Research
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lambda, individual crime rates, rational choice theory, incapacitation, prison, sentencing

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On the Choice of Control Variables in the Crime Equation

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 72, Issue 5, pp. 696-715, October 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Carlisle E. Moody and Thomas B. Marvell
College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and Justec Research
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The Impact of Banning Juvenile Gun Possession

Posted: 23 Sep 2001
Thomas B. Marvell
Justec Research

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TESTING FOR REVERSE CAUSATION AND OMITTED VARIABLE BIAS IN REGRESSIONS

Number of pages: 33
Thomas B. Marvell
Justec Research
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simultaneity, collinearity, multicollinearity, omitted variable bias, endogeneity, misspecification,simulations, Granger test, two stage least squares, random experiments, quadratic variables.