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  • Drug Controls in Iceland: Any Retreat in Sight?

    Helgi Gunnlaugsson

    Chapter from the book: Tham, H. 2021. Retreat or Entrenchment?: Drug Policies in the Nordic Countries at a Crossroads.


    Iceland has been marked by an opioid-crises, a problem of prescription of drugs and high numbers of drug-related deaths. The public has supported the strict policy of the country. However, there has recently been a number of initiatives from MPs and citizens to liberalize the drug policy.

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    Gunnlaugsson, H. 2021. Drug Controls in Iceland: Any Retreat in Sight?. In: Tham, H (ed.), Retreat or Entrenchment?. Stockholm: Stockholm University Press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.16993/bbo.d

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    Published on Nov. 29, 2021


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