Document Type

Issue Brief

Publication Date

4-3-1998

Abstract

This issue brief probes the economic issues associated with tobacco and cigarettes. It examines the possible effectiveness of a tax increase as a strategy to reduce cigarette consumption, especially among young people, and the likely ramifications of a tax increase for the tobacco industry.

Comments

Issue brief no. 717.

Open Access

yes

 
 

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