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Modeling the demand for cocaine

by Susan S. Everingham

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cocaine abuse -- United States -- Mathematical models,
    • Cocaine abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Mathematical models

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan S. Everingham, C. Peter Rydell.
      ContributionsRydell, C. Peter., United States. Army., United States. Office of National Drug Control Policy., RAND Drug Policy Research Center.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5810 .E84 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 60 p. :
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1209237M
      ISBN 100833015532
      LC Control Number94204835
      OCLC/WorldCa30642925

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      History. Cocaine is a drug derived from the South American coca plant (Erythoxylon coca).It is a powerful stimulant and popular recreational r, there are legitimate medical uses for cocaine as a topical anesthetic used in certain head, neck and respiratory tract procedures, as well as a potent vasoconstrictor to help reduce bleeding of the mucous membranes in the mouth, nose, and. The subject today, however, is the guide The Cocaine Consumer’s Handbook by David Lee and his follow-up/expansion, The Cocaine Handbook: An Essential Reference. These books are difficult to find today, and they fetch high prices on the collector’s market. And there’s not a lot of information about who David Lee is or was.

      CM - Cocaine Models - The womens devision of our model agency. Meet new and hot talents for whole Europe! We work for fashion, commercials and catwalks. Cocaine in the U.S. The s and '70s saw the rise of a second wave of cocaine use in the U.S., among people in diverse social environments and a wide range of economic circumstances. Crack cocaine, a new and more dangerous freebase form of the drug, hit the streets in the s.


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Cocaine includes a list of commonly asked questions about the drug and a self-test to determine if you or someone you love is dependent on cocaine.The supply-and-demand model provides the basic economic framework for drug policy.

Efforts to provide economic models of illegal markets go back at least four decades (e.g., Becker, ), but the standard economic model has key limitations in understanding illegal drug markets.