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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2016) The Internet and drug markets. EMCDDA.

URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CG9_Z_ze-9Q&featur...

The last decade has seen the emergence of new internet technologies that have acted as important facilitators of online drug markets. The internet now hosts a range of virtual marketplaces (both on the surface and deep web) for selling and buying illicit substances, as well as representing a new arena for health and law enforcement interventions. This first EMCDDA investigation into the world of online drug markets brings together state-of-the-art input from over 20 experts — from academia, journalism and frontline practice — and contributes to the knowledge base on this part of the supply chain.

This 2.5 minute video gives a short introduction to the internet and drug markets. The related 'organisation' link below leads to the EMCDDA utube channel, with related videos about drugs and the internet.


Item Type:Video
Date:March 2016
Publisher:EMCDDA
Corporate Creators:European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
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Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Drugs and alcohol offence > Drug offence > Illegal distribution of drugs (drug market / dealing)
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Marketing and public relations (advertising) > Internet retailing (online sales)
VA Geographic area > Europe

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