A Non-Partisan Resource for Journalists

Rand study tries to find what gun policies actually affect gun deaths

A new Rand study shows the difficulty in trying to predict the outcome of a range of gun policies. The study says most of the most discussed control policies have dubious outcomes and lots of them are totally unproven.

Which is NOT to say that restricting access or banning certain weapons are useless, the evidence is just not convincing.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: