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Prisons offer few economic benefits to small towns
Winter 2004
Over the past three decades, many of the nation's most depressed rural communities have vied to host new prisons, hoping that economic benefits would follow.The trend grew in the early 1990s when an average of three 500-bed prisons opened around t...
Categories: Economics, Sociology
Tags: Prisons, Rural development