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Prohibition and deterrence

Politicians have the answer — the magic demand-side solution to creating a drug-free world. It’s a simple concept called deterrence. If there’s an activity with which you disapprove, all you have to do is find the right penalty, and people will stop doing it. Deterrence! So the politicians came up with jail terms for possessing […]