I Did What Last Night? Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Substance Abuse

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Michael Grossman; Sarah Markowitz;
(2005)
  • Journal: Eastern Economic Journal,volume 31,issue 3 Summer,pages383-405

Risky sexual behaviors by teenagers have shown to be strongly correlated with drug and alcohol consumption. The purpose of this study is to examine the question of whether alcohol and drug use increases the likelihood that teenagers will engage in four risky sexual beha... View more
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