Thursday, April 30 / 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM   •   Aqua 310

Session 53:
Policy Influences on Adolescent Health

Discussant: Lloyd D. Grieger, Yale University
Chair: Toben Nelson, University of Minnesota

  1. Punitive versus Medicalized Responses to Childhood Behavior Problems and Well-Being in Young AdulthoodDavid M. Ramey, Pennsylvania State University

  2. Do Anti-Bullying Laws Work?Joseph J. Sabia, San Diego State University ; Brittany Bass, University of California, Irvine

  3. Do Minimum Wages Really Increase Youth Drinking and Drunk Driving?Melinda Pitts, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta ; Laura M. Argys, University of Colorado, Denver

  4. Substance Abuse Policies and Prenatal Health Behaviors: Do Punitive Policies Improve Birth Outcomes and Increase Prenatal Care?Christine Coyer, Cornell University

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