Effects of Tobacco Taxes on Income Distribution in Argentina

This Policy Brief was produced by the Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS) in Argentina. The Policy Brief examines the tobacco taxes and price increases in Argentina and the effects the increases would have on income distribution as well as cigarette consumption. The Policy Brief concludes that higher taxes and prices on tobacco products would have positive effects on income distribution and health by reducing tobacco consumption in Argentina.

A corresponding Report can be found here.

 

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