This Article considers first the general understanding of legal scholars and criminologists regarding the deterrent effect of legal sanctions; a second part summarizes current knowledge concerning the effects of legal sanctions in controlling driver behavior; and a concluding section evaluates briefly the methods available for the development of needed new knowledge.
Roger C. Cramton,
Driver Behavior and Legal Sanctions: A Study of Deterrence,
Mich. L. Rev.
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