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Martin B McCoy T P Champion H Parries M T DuRant R H Mitra A Rhodes S D 2009 The Role of Monthly Spending Money in College Student Drinking Behaviors and Their Consequences Journal of American College Health 576 587-596Summary This article analyzes the role of money in college student drinking behavior as well as their consequences Through qualitative research the article revealed that alcohol consumption was found to play a big role in student sleep habits study time dating violence sexual harassment health issues injury or death In addition students who drink heavily and get drunk suffer the most alcohol related consequences The author mentioned that alcohol consumption among college students depend on economics factors such as personal income and alcohol price The article analyzed the relationship among different variables including students spending money drinking rate and alcohol related consequences The author used a web based survey targeting 3634 undergraduate students from two universities located in the Midwest and mid Atlantic in the US He used random sampling This article is related to Chapter 6 in the text as the researchers used simple regression and multiple linear regressions in their analysis He used multiple logistic regressions to model student drinking behaviors and he used multiple linear regressions to model alcohol related consequences The regression analysis revealed that the lowest reported level of average monthly spending money were correlated to reduced level of drinking and getting drunk However having more spending money was correlated with experiencing more alcohol related consequences and spending money was independently associated with experiencing alcohol related consequences caused by students drinkingCritical assessment The article provides valuable insights on factors that influence alcohol usage among student The researchers followed the right research methodology by using random sampling and pre testing the questionnaire to assess students level of understanding and by investigating on the study validity and reliability However some shortcomings were noticed in the sample size determination First the sample
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