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Nudges toward Temperance: Reducing the Prevalence of Substance Use Disorder for Legalized Drugs
Brown Bag Seminar Series

Mark Kleiman
Professor of Public Policy, NYU/Marron Institute of Urban Management

Thursday, October 26, 2017, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
112 Paterson Street, 1st floor conference room
Mark A.R. Kleiman, MPP, PhD is Professor of Public Policy and the Director of the Crime Reduction and Justice Initiative at New York University’s Marron Institute of Urban Management. Dr. Kleiman is a world-renowned expert in crime reduction, justice and drug policy. His recent work includes methods for accommodating imperfect rational decision-making in policy, designing deterrent regimes that take advantage of positive-feedback effects and the substitution of swiftness and predictability for severity in the criminal justice system. Dr. Kleiman advises local, state, national, and international governmental bodies on crime control and drug policy. He is chairman of BOTEC Analysis Corporation, a research and consulting firm that focuses on criminal justice reform, drug abuse control, and urban development. Dr. Kleiman is a member of the Committee on Law and Justice of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine and editor of the Journal of Drug Policy Analysis.
Upcoming Events :
3/22/2018, 12:00 pm
Impact of Comprehensive Smoking Bans on the Health of Infants and Children
Kerry Anne McGeary
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