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Volume 20  Number 4  •  Spring 2016
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Dynamics of Intervention in the War on Drugs
By Benjamin Powell, Audrey Redford
This article appeared in the Spring 2016 issue of The Independent Review

The Harrison Narcotics Tax Act accelerated the war on drugs and had many unintended consequences that spurred future interventions. The Harrison Act was also an effect of earlier government policies—created in part to deal with prior interventions into narcotic markets.

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