The consequences of drug use/abuse for vocational career: a longitudinal study of a male urban African-American sample.

@article{Friedman1996TheCO,
  title={The consequences of drug use/abuse for vocational career: a longitudinal study of a male urban African-American sample.},
  author={Alfred S Friedman and Steve Granick and S A Bransfield and C Kreisher and Abby Schwartz},
  journal={The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse},
  year={1996},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={57-73}
}
This report is from a longitudinal study of a community sample of African-American males (N = 197) on the relationship of the degree of earlier substance use/abuse up to average age 24, to vocational performance (employment and occupational level) 2 1/2 years later (at average age 26 1/2). The statistical analyses included numerous control variables developed from prospective data of the National Collaborative Perinatal Project, on the subjects and on their families from the subjects' birth to… CONTINUE READING