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The Use of Illegal Drugs in Latin America: A Brief Introduction

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Abstract

This chapter surveys the levels of drug use and the type of drugs available in the markets, and it analyzes the trends over the last decades. I use data from surveys to show that drug is increasingly becoming a domestic problem for most countries in the region.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Latin American Studies on Insecurity & ViolenceNational University of Tres de FebreroBuenos AiresArgentina

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