Harrisburg, Pa


As part of her work at the CSE Institute our Co-founder and Faculty Advisor, Michelle Madden Dempsey, publishes academic scholarship in which the arguments regarding how best to address sex trafficking are more fully developed and explained.

Our academic scholarship can be downloaded from the Social Science Research Network (SSRN), by clicking on the links below.

Decriminalizing Victims of Sex Trafficking

Sex Trafficking and Criminalisation

Rethinking Wolfenden: Prostitute-Use, Remote Harm, and Criminal Law

How to Argue About Prostitution



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