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NCJ Number: 234696 Find in a Library
Title: White Collar Crime - Presentation to the National Institute of Justice
Author(s): Henry Pontell; Sally Simpson
Date Published: November 2009
Page Count: 9
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
810 Seventh Street, NW
Washington, DC 20531
United States of America
Document: Agency Summary|HTML (Transcript)|Video (01:00:19)
Agency Summary: http://www.nij.gov/multimedia/pages/welcome.aspx#video-pontell-simpson 
Type: Instructional Material; Issue Overview; Presentation (Multimedia); Technical Assistance
Format: Video (Online)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This video and transcript of two presentations at the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ‘s) “Research for the Real World” series focus on the investigation and prosecution of white-collar crime, the role of corporate ethics in America, and what policymakers and attorneys can learn from evidence of fraud.
Abstract: One speaker is Dr. Henry Pontell, professor of criminology, law, and society, the School of Social Ecology and of Sociology in the School of Social Sciences at the University of California at Irvine. The second speaker is Dr. Sally Simpson, the chair of criminology and criminal justice at the University of Maryland. The two speakers address how they access white-collar crime data, as well as the similarities and differences between mortgage fraud, healthcare fraud, and the savings-and-loan crisis of the 1990s.
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Fraud; healthcare fraud; Mortgage Fraud; NIJ Resources; White collar crime
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