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Carmen Villa Llera

Contact details


Twitter: @cvillallera

Advice & feedback hours: By appointment (via email).

Research Interests

Economics of crime, Urban economics

Working papers

Gangs and knife crime in London with T. Kirchmaier and S. Machin - draft available on SSRN. Coverage in: BBC World News, LSE IQ Podcast

Policy reports

COVID-19 and changing crime trends in England and Wales (2020) with T. Kirchmaier - CEP Covid-19 Analysis Series N.13

Coverage in: UKRI

From mutual need to growing rift (2019) with L. Cornago Bonal and J. Padilla - Policy Network

Articles in blogs

Why bike thefts anti-social behaviour and drug offences have gone up during the pandemic (2020) with T. Kirchmaier

How are crime trends changing in England and Wales during the pandemic? (2021) with T. Kirchmaier, Economics Observatory