• Drinking-Driving and Other Risk Behaviors Among Missouri High School Students, 1997-2005. 

    Liang, Jiaqi (University of Missouri - Columbia Institute of Public Policy, 2009-07)
    Underage drinking remains a critical public health issue nationwide; it also brings about tremendous burden on the Missouri taxpayers. Survey data from the Missouri Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) from 1997 ...
  • Social Host Civil Liability and Minor Traffic Safety 

    Liang, Jiaqi (University of Missouri - Columbia Institute of Public Policy, 2009-06)
    Alcohol is a contributing factor in traffic crash fatalities involving young drivers. A number of strategies have been employed to limit minors' access to alcohol, such as zero tolerance laws and use/lose laws. Social host ...
  • The Status of Underage Drinking and Laws in Missouri 

    Sansing, Lara (University of Missouri - Columbia Institute of Public Policy, 2004-12)
    Underage drinking presents a serious public health problem in the United States with 10.7 million youth ages 12-20 reporting consumption of alcohol. Twenty-eight percent of youth ages 12-20 report using alcohol within the ...