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Risk-taking (Psychology) in adolescence -- United States

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Teen Risk-Taking: A Statistical Portrait

Drawing on data from three major national surveys of teenagers's risk-taking behavior conducted by the US government and University-based social scientists, in June 2000 the Urban Institute released this report assessing the levels of teenagers's involvement in one or more identified risk-taking behaviors. These behaviors include "regular alcohol use, binge drinking, regular tobacco use, marijuana...

http://webarchive.urban.org/publications/310260.html
Changes in Risk-Taking among High School Students, 1991-1997: Evidence from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveys

Drawing on data from three major national surveys of teenagers's risk-taking behavior conducted by the US government and University-based social scientists, in June 2000 the Urban Institute released this report assessing the levels of teenagers's involvement in one or more identified risk-taking behaviors. These behaviors include "regular alcohol use, binge drinking, regular tobacco use, marijuana...

http://webarchive.urban.org/publications/410245.html