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adult smoking is largely unaffected by taxes. At best, cigarette tax increases may have a small negative association with cigarette consumption, although it is difficult to distinguish the effect from zero.
Dec 1, 2014 Regulation: The Cato Review of Business & Government
added Feb 26, 2015 08:39
Or would it encourage them to deprive themselves and their families of vital consumer goods, such as food, to finance their habits, or perhaps make California a more lucrative venue for cigarette smugglers and black-market suppliers?
Dec 1, 2014 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 1, 2014 06:26
[Korea - South] Are lower income smokers more price sensitive?: the evidence from Korean cigarette tax increases
The simulated tax burdens of different income groups show that the additional burden of a tax increase and the associated price rise is largely borne by higher income smokers.
Nov 27, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Nov 28, 2014 04:20
the rate of cigarette smoking has dropped from about 21 percent in 2005 to 18 percent in 2013. That means the number of cigarette smokers dropped from 45.1 million to 42.1 million, despite the increasing population, according to the U.S. Centers for Disea
Nov 26, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 28, 2014 12:12
These disparities underscore the importance of enhancing the implementation and reach of proven strategies to prevent and reduce tobacco use among these groups, as well as expanding questions on surveillance tools to better capture data on subpopulations
Nov 26, 2014 CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Nov 26, 2014 15:49
[UK] Britain kicks the habit: Fewer than 1 in 5 people are still smokers and more than half have never even tried it
Unemployed people, least qualified and low earners more likely to smoke Married people and older people are all less likely to be cigarette smokers
Nov 26, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 26, 2014 15:19
scientists have come up with a new low-cost, simple way to remove arsenic using leftovers from another known health threat -- cigarettes. They report their method in ACS' journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Nov 19, 2014 American Chemical Society
added Dec 28, 2014 15:36
there are doubts about whether growth in developing markets can continue to be a panacea for the tobacco industry. “Emerging markets are never again going to represent for the industry an uncomplicated source of growth,” says Shane MacGuill, analyst at E
Nov 18, 2014 Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 18, 2014 16:32
A Study By Legacy Investigates How The Recession Impacted The Millennial Generation’s Financial Independence And Tobacco Consumption / A new study titled “Association between Financial Dependence and Tobacco Use among Young Adults” by Legacy examines th
Nov 17, 2014 American Legacy Foundation
added Nov 17, 2014 13:39
we must find new ways to be ‘better together’ by partnering with those communities that are hardest-hit by the suffering tobacco products cause. It's hard to do, and many tobacco control leaders simply don't know how to do it. The very first step is cult
Nov 16, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Nov 16, 2014 21:43