Systems engineering approach to solve drug violence problem
The War on Drugs has caused cartel related violence to increase, creating a challenge for socio-political stability in Mexico. Currently, the U.S. government focuses on law enforcement measures to interdict drugs in the cartel supply lines.The basics of supply-and-demand and system dynamics approach provided a conceptual framework to understand and capture the features of interdiction in illegal drug markets, and provided important insights to solve the drug violence problem.
Thimiri Mallikarjan, Jagadish, "Systems engineering approach to solve drug violence problem" (2016). ETD Collection for University of Texas, El Paso. AAI10118158.