TABLE OF CONTENTS

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
I. INTRODUCTION
II. METHOD
  A. Data
  B. Analysis
III. RESULTS
IV. DISCUSSION
  A. National Differences in Fatal Crash Involvement Rates
  B. Comparing Specific Programs
  C. Limitations
V. CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
Appendix: List of All States Used in the Analyses
   
LIST OF FIGURE AND TABLES
Figure 1. Percent Change in Fatal Crash Involvement Rate in Relation to Number of GDL Program Components, Compared to State-Quarters With None of the Seven Components in Table 1. 1994-2004.
Table 1. Definition of GDL Components Studied
Table 2. Percentages of State-Quarters with Specified GDL Restrictions, and 16-Year-Old Drivers Involved in Fatal Crashes in Relation to GDL Programs, United States, 1994-2004.
Table 3. Incidence Rate Ratios (IRRs) and 95-Percent Confidence Intervals (CIs) for Fatal Crashes Involving 16-Year-Old Drivers in Relation to GDL Program Components, Excluding Age Requirements, Compared to Older Drivers in the Same States. United States, 1994-2004.