Headlines Tagged with costs/finances — 7,709 headlines found
Most of the costs of drinking and smoking fall on individual consumers, not the public. There is no economic justification for increasing taxes on smokers and drinkers.
May 15, 2012 Adam Smith Institute
added May 15, 2012 08:38
May 7, 2012 The News (pk)
added May 8, 2012 14:55
Sep 23, 2008 Nassau Guardian (bs)
added Sep 24, 2008 00:00
Cigarettes are actually even harder to come by. As a result, those who can’t afford neatly packaged tobacco smoke pot.
Apr 24, 2018 Herb.co
added Apr 25, 2018 17:15
“Economic Impact of Substituting Solar Photovoltaic Electric Production for Tobacco Farming,” analyzed the potential of such an exchange in North Carolina due to the state’s robust tobacco production as well as its ample sunlight.
Feb 27, 2018 engineering.com (ca)
added Mar 20, 2018 19:49
tobacco also imposes a heavy financial burden on the nation. In 2014, for example, medical expenses for smoking-related illnesses reached ¥1.49 trillion, accounting for 3.7 percent of the nation’s total medical bills that year. Financial stakes should not
Mar 19, 2018 Japan Times (jp)
added Mar 19, 2018 19:41
The central government must implement robust, comprehensive legislation as well as increasing cigarette price through taxation. Most challenging of all, China must work to tackle the power and influence of the state tobacco monopoly over tobacco control.
Mar 3, 2018 Oxford University Press Blog
added Mar 13, 2018 23:41
[Africa, South Africa] 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health Declarations announced at conference close
We call on governments to unite with civil society to stop tobacco industry interference and accelerate implementation of the WHO FCTC using a whole of government approach. We urge governments, scientists, research entities, foundations, and civil socie
Mar 9, 2018 World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 13, 2018 04:36
Productivity losses due to premature mortality from cancer in Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa (BRICS): A population-based comparison
Locally-tailored strategies are required to reduce the economic burden of cancer in developing economies. Focussing on tobacco control, vaccination programs and cancer screening, combined with access to adequate treatment, could yield significant gains fo
Feb 1, 2018 Cancer Epidemiology [Cancer Detection and Prevention]
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46
Results The Smoke-free Illinois Act was found not to be a statistically significant determinant of per-capita casino admissions and of real per-capita gross adjusted receipts in all the models we estimated. Conclusions The estimates from this study clea
Jan 18, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Jan 20, 2018 01:39