Project

Local retail drug market in Antwerp. An explorative study. Drug monitor 2012-2013

Duration
01 February 2012 → 31 December 2013
Funding
Federal funding: various
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Criminology
Keywords
drug market(s) local qualitative case study Antwerp
 
Project description

The research is part of the Drug policy plan 2005-2007 in Antwerp and focuses on the lowest level of local drug markts in cannabis, cocain, heroin, XTC, and amphetamines.



A qualitative case-study of retail dealers in Antwerp combines in-depth interviews with document analysis to study profiles of retail dealers, organization patterns and the impact of current and past drug policy strategies.