This Blast is condensed from a chapter by the author in
Towards a Liberal Utopia?  published by the IEA.
John Blundell is Director General of the Institute of Economic Affairs.
IEA Publications on crime include
Cutting the Costs of Crime: The Economics of Crime and Criminal Justice  by David J. Pyle and two issues of the IEA's Journal Economic Affairs
The Economics of Crime  and
The State Of Our Cities