Public Health Effects of State Marijuana Laws
Alexander Wagenaar and Rebecca Collins participated by telephone.
Panelists talked about the public health effects of Colorado and Washington state’s marijuana laws and lessons learned from alcohol and… read more
Panelists talked about the public health effects of Colorado and Washington state’s marijuana laws and lessons learned from alcohol and tobacco regulations. Health policy professors as well as economists and behavioral scientists talked about the restrictions on the use, sale, and advertising of marijuana, alcohol, and tobacco.
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Gregory Bloss Economist National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism->Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research
Frank J. Chaloupka Director Institute for Health Research and Policy->Health Policy Center
- Rebecca L. Collins Director RAND Health->Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Program
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula Co-Director RAND Drug Policy Research Center
William G. Shadel Senior Scientist RAND Corporation->Behavioral Science
- Alexander C. Wagenaar Professor University of Florida College of Medicine->Health Outcomes and Policy Department
- RAND Drug Policy Research CenterRAND Drug Policy Research Center
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