Beyond Prevalence

Importance of Estimating Drug Consumption and Expenditures

Published in: Addiction, v. 110, no. 5, May 2015, p. 743-745

Posted on RAND.org on April 22, 2015

by Jonathan P. Caulkins, Beau Kilmer, Peter H. Reuter, Greg Midgette

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Estimates of both the consumption of illegal drugs and user expenditures are important for informing drug policy development.

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