عنوان مقاله [English]
class="a">One purpose of any government is achieving economic development and economic growth. Lack of crime is an efficient complement of development. Thus lawyers are interested in investigating all factors, including economic ones, affecting crimes. So long as economic situation is good the crime would be low. One purpose of this paper is investigating the crime in Iran by using some economic models. These models include Kuznets’s curve and misery index. For doing this research we are using the data for homicide and other crimes in a thirty years period for Iran. The results indicate that there is a significant relationship between crime and misery index at one hand and also crime and economic growth at the other.Key wordsCrime, Misery index, Economic growth, Kuznets’s curve.