Archive for October 2015

  • October 22, 2015

    Come See Us at APHA in Chicago

    Presentations at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting October 31 – November 4, 2015 | Chicago, IL   Sunday, November 1, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. “Impact of Other Tobacco Product (OTP) Tax Structure on Retail OTP Prices: Evidence from Commercial Store Scanner Data” — Jidong Huang, Frank J. Chaloupka, Jamie F. Chriqui, Camille Gourdet. (Poster Session 2056.0: Electronic … Read more »

  • October 14, 2015

    Dr. Chaloupka on Tobacco Taxes in New Zealand

    New Zealand has been praised for its history of aggressive tobacco taxation, with a 10% increase in taxes on tobacco products every year since 2010 that has resulted in an overall average drop in cigarette sales of 23%. In light of the government’s recent decision not to extend tobacco tax … Read more »