Affiliation: Michigan State University
- Do consumers substitute opium for hashish? An economic analysis of simultaneous cannabinoid and opiate consumption in a legal regimeSiddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, James Madison College, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Michigan State University, 427 North Shaw Lane, Suite 301, East Lansing, MI 48824 1035, United States Electronic address
Drug Alcohol Depend 156:170-5. 2015..To analyze interrelationships in the consumption of opiates and cannabinoids in a legal regime and, specifically, whether consumers of opiates and cannabinoids treat them as substitutes for each other...
- Transnational cocaine and heroin flow networks in western Europe: A comparisonSiddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, Michigan State University, 427 North Shaw Lane, Room 301, East Lansing, MI 48824, United States Electronic address
Int J Drug Policy 26:772-80. 2015..A comparison of the properties of drug flow networks for cocaine and heroin in a group of 17 western European countries is provided with the aim of understanding the implications of their similarities and differences for drug policy...
- The evolution of pandemic influenza: evidence from India, 1918-19Siddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, 301 International Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
BMC Infect Dis 14:510. 2014..The focal point of the pandemic was India, with an estimated death toll of between 10 and 20 million. We will characterize the pattern of spread, mortality, and evolution of the 1918 influenza across India using spatial or temporal data...
- Mortality from the influenza pandemic of 1918-19 in IndonesiaSiddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, 301InternationalCenter, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Popul Stud (Camb) 67:185-93. 2013..We also present new findings on geographic patterns of population loss across Java, and pre-pandemic and post-pandemic population growth rates...
- Deaths associated with influenza pandemic of 1918-19, JapanSiddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, James Madison College, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 19:616-22. 2013..62%-3.71%. This rate resolves a major puzzle about the pandemic by indicating that the experience of Japan was similar to that of other parts of Asia...
- A geographic analysis of population density thresholds in the influenza pandemic of 1918-19Siddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, Michigan State University, 427 N Shaw Lane, Room 301, East Lansing, MI, 48824, USA
Int J Health Geogr 12:9. 2013..We study the case of the influenza pandemic of 1918-19 in India, where over 15 million people died in the short span of less than one year...
- Mortality from the influenza pandemic of 1918-1919: the case of IndiaSiddharth Chandra
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Demography 49:857-65. 2012..Future analyses of the effects of the pandemic on demographic change in India and worldwide will need to account for this significant downward revision...
- Seasonality in sales of nicotine replacement therapies: patterns and implications for tobacco controlSiddharth Chandra
Asian Studies Center, Michigan State University, 301 International Center, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 13:395-8. 2011..Over the counter, nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) are the most widely used smoking cessation treatment. This study sheds light on the seasonality of sales of NRT...
- Within-day temporal patterns of smoking, withdrawal symptoms, and cravingSiddharth Chandra
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 117:118-25. 2011..Temporal patterns of craving and restlessness may aid in the design of smoking cessation interventions...
- Daily smoking patterns, their determinants, and implications for quittingSiddharth Chandra
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:67-80. 2007..5 standard deviations) in the evening. Daily smoking patterns were related to environmental smoking restrictions, but the strength of this relationship differed among clusters and by time of day. Clusters differed in lapse risk...