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Title: PLANNING FOR CHANGES IN CORRECTIONS POPULATIONS
Editor(s): R J MARCELLI
Project Director: J D FOSTER
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 35
Sponsoring Agency: Council of State Governments
Lexington, KY 40578
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Publication Number: RM-613
Sale Source: Council of State Governments
Iron Works Pike
P.O. Box 11910
Lexington, KY 40578
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT DESCRIBES A TECHNIQUE FOR PROJECTING SHORT-TERM FLUCTUATIONS OF PRISON, PROBATION, AND PAROLE POPULATIONS BY UTILIZING ARREST FIGURES.
Abstract: FROM THIS A COMPUTER WAS DEVELOPED AND SUCCESSFULLY TESTED IN THREE STATES. THE RESULTS OF THE TESTS OF SPACE (SIMULATION OF POPULATIONS FROM ARREST TO CORRECTIONS EXIT) ARE ANALYZED.(AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED) ...EB
Index Term(s): Computer software; Demography; Inmates; Mathematical modeling; Models; Parolees; Prediction; Probationers; Testing and measurement; Trend analysis
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