Jonathan P. Caulkins

Academic Consultant
Off Site Office


Ph.D. in operations research, MIT; M.S. in electrical engineering and computer science, MIT; M.S. in mathematics and systems science, Washington University; B.S. in computer science, engineering, and systems science, Washington University



  • woman with a lighter and a spoon preparing a dose of heroin

    Hard Drugs Demand Solid Understanding

    Due to budget concerns the federal government just shut down a critical data source that provides insights into abuse, dependence on, and spending on heroin and other hard drugs like crack and methamphetamine.

    Mar 10, 2014 | USA Today

  • Important Facts About Marijuana Legalization

    An excerpt from Marijuana Legalization: What Everyone Needs to Know, by Jonathan P. Caulkins, Angela Hawken, Beau Kilmer, Mark A. R. Kleiman, published by Oxford University Press (c) 2012 Oxford University Press.

    Jul 13, 2012 | Huffington Post