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RADCLIFFE: For Policy Discouraging Smoking, FDA Defies Common Sense in Weighing 'Lost Pleasure' Against Health Benefits
there is no theoretical basis for including as a cost of the policies the pleasure consumers no longer receive when, aided by the policies, they rationally choose (as Nudge puts it) "to make their lives longer, healthier, and better."
Aug 29, 2014 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 29, 2014 19:35
But The Australian's reports have — as their authors must have expected — attracted attention overseas. UK headlines include “Plain packaging has backfired in Australia — don't bring it to the UK”, “Australia tobacco sales increase despite plain packagin
Aug 29, 2014 Medical Journal of Australia
added Aug 29, 2014 15:18
Tobacco industry claims change would harm small businesses, but Australian experience refutes that
Aug 29, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 29, 2014 14:15
AUSTRALIA WAS THE first country in the world to introduce standardised packaging for tobacco products in December 2012. New Zealand, Ireland, and the UK are currently considering similar legislation.
Aug 29, 2014 The Journal.ie (ie)
added Aug 29, 2014 14:14
"As Big Tobacco desperately tries to misrepresent the impact of plain packaging in Australia to try to stop the dominoes falling in the UK and beyond, this research yet again underscores why you can't believe a word this industry says." Cancer Council Vi
Aug 29, 2014 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:47
The Tobacco Manufacturers' Association in the UK claim previous studies have found the opposite - that numbers of counterfeit cigarettes go up and cost AU$1bn (£564m) in lost taxes. They added: "The limited telephone survey published in the BMJ only cove
Aug 29, 2014 Sky News (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:45
In conclusion, the study suggests there is no evidence for many of the "fears" proposed by opponents of standardised packaging.
Aug 29, 2014 National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:44
MPs on the parliamentary forum for non-communicable diseases (PFNCD) want a ban on selling single sticks of cigarettes. They also demand that 75% of the cigarette packets bear visible health warnings with pictures showing harmful defects suffered by ciga
Aug 29, 2014 The New Vision (ug)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:42
German health campaigners have written to Enda Kenny backing plans for plain packaging ... comes after German politicians and businesses previously claimed the plans would boost cigarette smuggling, reduce taxes and hurt the economy.
Aug 29, 2014 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 29, 2014 11:29
Daube, said the research had “meticulously exposed” the lies told by tobacco companies. “Tobacco specialises in false claims and dodgy reports, hoping that nobody will expose them,” he said. “That’s why this paper is so important.”
Aug 29, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 11:25