Study Database

Search the GVPedia database of more than 1,000 academic studies analyzing a wide range of gun violence subjects. This collection of research can be searched by topic, author, journal, and year of publication. Each study is accompanied by an abstract, and hundreds of studies have the full text available for you to read.

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Found 1062 Studies


Title: The Association Between Gun Ownership and Statewide Overall Suicide Rates

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine
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Authors: C Houtsma, M Anestis

Category: Firearm Availability, Suicide

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Title: Lethality of Civilian Active Shooter Incidents With and Without Semiautomatic Rifles in the United States

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine

Authors: E Goralnick, E Jager, J McCarty

Category: Firearm Availability, Homicide, Injury, Mass Shootings

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Title: How Do Right-to-Carry Laws Affect Crime Rates? Coping with Ambiguity Using Bounded-Variation Assumptions

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine
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Authors: C Manski, J Pepper

Category: Concealed Carry, Crime, Firearm Policies, Homicide

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Title: Gang violence predictability: Using risk terrain modeling to study gang homicides and gang assaults in East Los Angeles

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine
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Authors: M Valasik

Category: Homicide, Injury

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Title: Changes in the legal environment and enforcement of firearm transfer laws in Pennsylvania and Maryland

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine

Authors: C Crifasi, D Webster, G Wintemute, J Vernick, M Merrill-Francis

Category: Firearm Policies

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Title: Variation in Rates of Fatal Police Shootings across US States: the Role of Firearm Availability

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine

Authors: A Conner, D Azrael, D Hemenway, M Miller

Category: Firearm Availability, Homicide

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Title: Do concealed gun permits deter crime? Dynamic insights from state panel data

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine
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Authors: M McElroy, P Wang

Category: Concealed Carry, Crime, Firearm Policies

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Title: Keep the Kids Inside? Juvenile Curfews and Urban Gun Violence

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine
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Authors: J Carr, J Doleac

Category: Crime, Homicide, Injury, Youth

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Title: The media’s coverage of mass public shootings in America: fifty years of newsworthiness

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine
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Authors: J Capellan, J Silva

Category: Homicide, Mass Shootings

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Title: New data on intimate partner violence and intimate relationships: Implications for gun laws and federal data collection

Date 2018

Journal: Preventive Medicine

Authors: D Spear, S Sorenson

Category: Domestic Violence, Firearm Policies

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