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AirBnb and Crime

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jul 26, 2021
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Neighborhoods with a lot of people renting their homes or apartments out on Airbnb often experience an increase in crime—but is that really because tourists commit those crimes? Daniel O’Brien, a professor of public policy and urban affairs at Northeastern University, has a new study that points to a different potential causality between vacation rentals and crime. (Segment produced by Martha Harris) Show More...