Statistics on Cannabis Users Skew Perceptions of Cannabis Use

@article{Burns2013StatisticsOC,
  title={Statistics on Cannabis Users Skew Perceptions of Cannabis Use},
  author={Rachel M. Burns and Jonathan P. Caulkins and Susan S. Everingham and Beau Kilmer},
  journal={Frontiers in Psychiatry},
  year={2013},
  volume={4}
}
Collecting information about the prevalence of cannabis use is necessary but not sufficient for understanding the size, dynamics, and outcomes associated with cannabis markets. This paper uses two data sets describing cannabis consumption in the United States and Europe to highlight (1) differences in inferences about sub-populations based on the measure used to quantify cannabis-related activity; (2) how different measures of cannabis-related activity can be used to more accurately describe… Expand

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