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As it happens, Feldman’s accidental study provides a window onto a form of cheating that has long stymied academics: white-collar crime.
Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  crimes performed by white collar employees such as fraud, bribery, insider trading, embezzlement, and forgery
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  • As it happens, Feldman’s accidental study provides a window onto a form of cheating that has long stymied academics: white-collar crime.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • White-collar crime, Baby.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Despite all the attention paid to rogue companies like Enron, academics know very little about the practicalities of white-collar crime.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • A key fact of white-collar crime is that we hear about only the very slim fraction of people who are caught cheating.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics

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  • But white-collar crime presents no obvious victim.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • (Yes, shorting the bagel man is white-collar crime, writ however small.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • ) It might seem ludicrous to address as large and intractable a problem as white-collar crime through the life of a bagel man.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
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Associated words [difficulty]:   white-collar crime [8] , blue-collar [6] , white-collar [6]
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