Simulation of adaptive response

a model of drug interdiction
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  • English

Rand , Santa Monica, CA
Drug traffic -- United States -- Mathematical models., Narcotics, Control of -- United States -- Mathematical mo
StatementGordon B. Crawford, Peter Reuter ; with Karen Isaacson, Patrick Murphy ; prepared for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.
SeriesA Rand note
ContributionsCrawford, Gordon, 1936-., Reuter, Peter, 1944-., United States. Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 111 p. :
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