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[UK] SNOWDON/TOVEY: SMOKING AND THE PUBLIC PURSE IEA Discussion Paper No.84 (PDF)

IEA Discussion Papers are blind peer-reviewed by at least one other academic or researcher who is an expert in the field. As with all IEA publications, the views expressed are those of the authors and not those of the Institute (which has no corporate
Institute of Economic Affairs (uk)
added Aug 7, 2017 11:47
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UK will pay almost £25 billion in ‘sin taxes’ next year

New IEA report first of its kind to measure net effect of smoking on the taxpayer in the UK...Contrary to popular belief, the three most censured ‘lifestyle factors’ – alcohol, smoking and obesity – do not cost the taxpayer money. The punitive taxes levi
Institute of Economic Affairs (uk)
added Aug 7, 2017 11:41
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[UK-Scotland] Same insurance costs for vapers as smokers ‘just not fair’, says health expert

Linda Bauld, professor of health policy at Stirling University, believes insurers classing people who use e-cigarettes as being the same as smokers is “fundamentally wrong”. “It is just not fair,” she told the Sunday Post. “As well as being financially
The Sunday Post (uk)
added Aug 7, 2017 11:48
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Think-tank says smokers’ taxes and early deaths profit UK by £15bn

The think-tank accused politicians of “scapegoating” smokers, drinkers and the obese, claiming the £24.7bn revenue from “sin taxes” far outweighed the costs they impose on the public finances. “Taken together, Britain’s public finances would be £22.8bn w
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Aug 7, 2017 11:35
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[Pennsylvania] Locally And In State, Tobacco Use Still A Problem

Last year’s tax increase on tobacco products should help discourage smoking, especially among young people, according to Diane Phillips...But the smoke-free workplace law passed in 2008 still has loopholes, she claimed, especially for hospitality workers
Sanatoga (PA) Post
added Aug 4, 2017 14:47
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The regulatory environment and cost of electronic cigarettes in Italy, 2014-2015, influenced their use for quitting ($$)

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 4, 2017 17:56
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Report: Mississippi needs more policies to fight cancer

The state that led the fight against "Big Tobacco" in the nineties has no state-wide law guaranteeing smoke-free restaurants, bars and workplaces.... "I don't think raising taxes is a way to solve a budget issue or a bad habit," said Rep. Sam Mims, R-McCo
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added Aug 3, 2017 09:17
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Project Information: 1R21MD011765-01A1

ABSTRACT Sexual and gender minority (SGM) young adults (those who identify with a sexual orientation that is non- heterosexual such as gay, lesbian, or bisexual; or those who have a gender identity different from the sex assigned to them at birth) are dis
NIH Project Reporter
added Oct 14, 2017 16:09
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Longitudinal Associations of Local Cigarette Prices and Smoking Bans with Smoking Behavior in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

We found no association between smoking bans and outcomes, and no evidence that price effects were modified by the presence of bans. Conclusions: Results underscore the importance of local prices, but not hospitality smoking bans, in influencing older ad
Epidemiology
added Aug 21, 2017 13:22
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[Asia, India] Rs 1,04,500,00,00,000 - What govt spends on tobacco-related diseases in a year: Report

(over $15 billion) in 2011 alone is yet to be made public despite it being continually cited by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW)..."a complete report on Economic Burden of Tobacco Related Diseases in India has not been published yet,”
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 1, 2017 16:33
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