Fixing Transnational Drug Policy: Drug Prohibition in the Eyes of Comparative Law

  title={Fixing Transnational Drug Policy: Drug Prohibition in the Eyes of Comparative Law},
  author={Renaud Colson},
  journal={Comparative Political Economy: Regulation eJournal},
  • Renaud Colson
  • Published 1 October 2019
  • Law
  • Comparative Political Economy: Regulation eJournal
Drug prohibition allows us to study over a significant period of time how penal provisions framed at a supranational level flow, settle and unsettle across different countries. At a time of growing doubt about the benefit of criminalisation of drug use, it also provides a case study as to how epistemic communities may rely on comparative research to identify best practices and promote them as normative alternatives in the face of a long entrenched legal dogma. In order to explore these issues… 

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