On the Limits of Federal Supremacy: When States Relax (or Abandon) Marijuana Bans

By Robert A. Mikos. Policy Analysis No. 714. December 12, 2012.

Time for an Alternative to Mexico’s Drug War

By Jorge Castañeda. Economic Development Bulletin No. 16. September 24, 2012.

Undermining Mexico’s Dangerous Drug Cartels

By Ted Galen Carpenter. Policy Analysis No. 688. November 15, 2011.

The Budgetary Impact of Ending Drug Prohibition

By Jeffrey Miron and Katherine Waldock. White Paper. September 27, 2010.

Mexico’s Failed Drug War

By Jorge Castañeda. Economic Development Bulletin No. 13. May 6, 2010.

Drug Decriminalization in Portugal: Lessons for Creating Fair and Successful Drug Policies

By Glenn Greenwald. White Paper. April 2, 2009.

Troubled Neighbor: Mexico’s Drug Violence Poses a Threat to the United States

By Ted Galen Carpenter. Policy Analysis No. 631. February 2, 2009.

Overkill: The Rise of Paramilitary Police Raids in America

By Radley Balko. White Paper. July 17, 2006.

Mexico Is Becoming the Next Colombia

By Ted Galen Carpenter. Foreign Policy Briefing No. 87. November 15, 2005.

Treating Doctors as Drug Dealers: The DEA’s War on Prescription Painkillers

By Ronald T. Libby. Policy Analysis No. 545. June 6, 2005.

How the Drug War in Afghanistan Undermines America’s War on Terror

By Ted Galen Carpenter. Foreign Policy Briefing No. 84. November 10, 2004.

Deployed in the U.S.A.: The Creeping Militarization of the Home Front

By Gene Healy. Policy Analysis No. 503. December 17, 2003.

Back Door to Prohibition: The New War on Social Drinking

By Radley Balko. Policy Analysis No. 501. December 5, 2003.

Cigarette Taxes, Black Markets, and Crime: Lessons from New York’s 50-Year Losing Battle

By Patrick Fleenor. Policy Analysis No. 468. February 6, 2003.

Unsavory Bedfellows: Washington’s International Partners in the War on Drugs

By Ted Galen Carpenter. Foreign Policy Briefing No. 71. August 1, 2002.

Warrior Cops: The Ominous Growth of Paramilitarism in American Police Departments

By Diane Cecilia Weber. Briefing Paper No. 50. August 26, 1999.

Prison Blues: How America’s Foolish Sentencing Policies Endanger Public Safety

By David B. Kopel. Policy Analysis No. 208. May 17, 1994.

A Society of Suspects: The War on Drugs and Civil Liberties

By Steven Wisotsky. Policy Analysis No. 180. October 2, 1992.

Alcohol Prohibition Was a Failure

By Mark Thornton. Policy Analysis No. 157. July 17, 1991.

The Drug War vs. Land Reform in Peru

By Melanie S. Tammen. Policy Analysis No. 156. July 10, 1991.

Perilous Panacea: The Military in the Drug War

By Ted Galen Carpenter and R. Channing Rouse. Policy Analysis No. 128. February 15, 1990.

Thinking about Drug Legalization

By James Ostrowski. Policy Analysis No. 121. May 25, 1989.

The U.S. Campaign Against International Narcotics Trafficking: A Cure Worse than the Disease

By Ted Galen Carpenter. Policy Analysis No. 63. December 9, 1985.