Organized Crime, Corruption and Crime Prevention

Essays in Honor of Ernesto U. Savona

  • Stefano Caneppele
  • Francesco Calderoni

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Crime Prevention

  3. Measuring, Accessing and Estimating Crime and its Cost

  4. Corruption, Money Laundering & Economic Crime

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. Gorazd Meško, Bojan Dobovšek, Branko Ažman
      Pages 143-150
    3. Hans de Doelder
      Pages 151-158
    4. Hans Nelen
      Pages 159-167
    5. Isabella Merzagora, Ambrogio Pennati, Guido Vittorio Travaini
      Pages 169-177
  5. Mafia & Organized Crime

  6. Evolution of Criminology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 301-301
    2. Roberto Catanesi, Giovanna Punzi
      Pages 315-320
    3. Rosemary Barberet, Tom Ellis
      Pages 321-326
    4. Rob Wainwright, Ben Waites
      Pages 327-334
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 335-337

About this book


​​​This volume collects new contributions to research on mafias, organized crime, money laundering, and other forms of complex crimes, gathering some of the most authoritative and well-known scholars in the field. The chapters for this volume are original peices written in honor of the retirement of Dr. Ernesto U. Savona, highlighting his research and legacy. Throughout his academic career, Professor Ernesto U. Savona has investigated complex crimes ranging from organized crime, to economic crime, to money laundering. In his work, he has tried to bring together academics, policy makers, and practitioners to bring understanding for crime problems and innovative solutions. His passion towards the practical application of the findings of scientific research led him to found Transcrime in 1994, which is today among the most important criminological think-tanks in Europe.This important book is aimed at scholars studying criminal policy and research, particularly in the areas of criminal networks, organized crime, white collar crime, the history of criminology. 


Criminal Networks Criminal Policy and Research International and Comparative Criminology Organized Crime Transnational Crime White Collar Crime

Editors and affiliations

  • Stefano Caneppele
    • 1
  • Francesco Calderoni
    • 2
  1. 1.TRANSCRIMEU. Cattolica del Sacro CuoreMilanItaly
  2. 2.TRANSCRIMEU. Cattolica del Sacro CuoreMilanoItaly

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