Accelerating Progress on Tobacco Taxation in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (Presentation)
This presentation was given by Frank Chaloupka at the World Bank Poverty and Equity Global Practice meeting in Washington, D.C. on May 23, 2019. During the presentation, the impact of tobacco taxes on use, the consequences of tobacco use, tax structure, tax revenues and earmarking, the myths and facts about the economic impact of taxes, and more about the UIC/Bloomberg Tobacco Tax Initiative were discussed.
Content Type: Slidedeck
Topic(s): Economic consequences, Economic impacts of tobacco control, Health consequences, Healthcare costs, Impact on demand, Prevalence and consumption, Tax and price, Tax avoidance and evasion, Tax levels and structure, Tobacco control policies and programs, Tobacco taxes revenues, Tobacco use
Authors(s): Frank J. Chaloupka, Ph.D.