Medical Marijuana Laws and Youth and Young Adult Use

Wednesday, June 15, 2016: 10:15 AM-11:45 AM
G50 (Huntsman Hall)
Beau Kilmer

Papers in this session evaluate the impact of medical marijuana laws on initiation, use, and time use among youth, young adults and college students using a variety of different data sets.

10:35 AM
Is there a causal relationship between medical marijuana laws and substance use among youth and young adults?

Author(s): Joanne Spetz; Laurie Jacobs; Laura Schmidt; Susan A. Chapman

Discussant: Hope Corman

10:55 AM
High Times: The Effect of Medical Marijuana Laws on Student Time Use

Author(s): Yu-Wei Luke Chu; Seth Gershenson

Discussant: Jody L. Sindelar