Regulating drugs

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LIEPP's "Health policy" research group, in partnership with LSE IDEAS, and the CNRS Unit "Droit et changement social" at the University of Nantes are pleased to invite you to a discussion seminar on

"Regulating drugs"

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015, 7.15 pm - 9.15 pm

Sciences Po, 27 rue Saint-Guillaume, building B (at the back of the garden)

Room François Goguel, 5th floor


This seminar will be organized around the presentation of a new book by Henri Bergeron (Sciences Po, CSO and LIEPP) and Renaud Colson (Université de Nantes, UMR "Droit et changement social"), La drogue devant le droit, published in the collection "PUF/La Vie des Idées" in 2015. 

Following this presentation John Collins, International Drug Policy Project Coordinator at LSE IDEAS, will present the 2014 report of the LSE Expert Group on the Economics of Drug Policy on "Ending the Drug Wars".

A critical discussion of research perspectives on issues of drug regulation at both LIEPP (Sciences Po) and LSE IDEAS will be led by Henri Bergeron.


Henri Bergeron

Co-director of LIEPP's "health policy" research group, Senior CNRS research fellow, scientific coordinator of the Health Chair at Sciences Po.

John Collins

International Drug Policy Project Coordinator at LSE IDEAS.

Renaud Colson

Associate professor at the Law and Political Science Faculty at the University of Nantes, (UMR CNRS "Droit et changement social" (DCS)).

 Refreshments will be served throughout the event.