Journal of Drug Policy Analysis
A Journal of Substance Abuse Control Policy
Ed. by Kleiman, Mark / Kilmer, Beau
2 Issues per year
CiteScore 2016: 0.90
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2016: 0.665
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2016: 0.182
Drug law enforcement in source and transit countries such as Mexico naturally tends to increase the incentives for drug-related violence, unless enforcement is configured deliberately to create disincentives instead. A program of focused enforcement aimed sequentially at the most violent drug-dealing organizations in Mexico might succeed in reducing the current intolerable level of violence there.