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    Research an article published on the topic of Property Crime. Write a brief description of the article and identify:
    a) the research problem,
    b) the research design,
    c) the data-gathering strategy, and
    d) the dependent and independent variables.

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    This study validates and expands upon previous studies on property crime. The main validation is in reference to the impact that inflation has on property crime. The researchers seek to explore recently defined effects of property crimes known to police through the span of 1958-1995 using the arrest rates for property crimes disaggregated by race (ARPCDR) that tests the differing effects of rising unemployment on whites vs. blacks in terms of serving as predictors for property crimes. The quintessential purpose of the study is to not only validate ...

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    The expert identifies structural items in research.