Eric Bellone is an Associate Professor of Government and Public Policy at Suffolk University. Eric has written a book chapter in The New Technology of Crime, Law, and Social Control and his publications have appeared in The Conversation and The Journal of International Commercial Law and Technology and The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. He received a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in History, a J.D. the University of New Hampshire School of Law, an M.A. in Criminal Justice from the University of Massachusetts - Lowell, and a Ph.D. in Law and Public Policy from Northeastern University.