A behavioral economic analysis of the relative persistence of behavior: comment on Meisch (2000)

@article{Shurtleff2000ABE,
  title={A behavioral economic analysis of the relative persistence of behavior: comment on Meisch (2000)},
  author={David Shurtleff},
  journal={Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology},
  year={2000},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={357-9; discussion 362-5}
}
  • David Shurtleff
  • Published 2000 in Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology
This commentary examines and reinterprets the concept of relative persistence in drug self-administration studies, described by R. A. Meisch (2000), in behavioral economic terms. Over the past several years, investigators in the behavioral sciences have successfully applied consumer demand theory to the study of drug abuse and addiction. The economic… CONTINUE READING