Mandel School’s Daniel J. Flannery explains how coronavirus has caused stressors

Experts, police say surge in gun violence in Cleveland, nation could be due to coronavirus-related stressors

cleveland.comDaniel J. Flannery, the Semi J. and Ruth W. Begun Professor at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences and director of the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education, said the coronavirus resulted in record unemployment, dire projections for evictions and brought many of the underlying systemic socioeconomic problems into sharp focus—and, quite possibly, crime.