Employment Impact of Tobacco, Alcohol, and Sugary Beverage Taxes
This presentation was given by Frank J. Chaloupka at the National Treasury Consultation on Taxation of Sugary Beverages in Midrand, South Africa, on November 11, 2016. The presentation opens with general arguments about the employment impact of sin taxes and then reviews the empirical evidence on tobacco, sugary beverages, and alcoholic beverages.
Topics: Cost-effectiveness / Tax levels and structure / Tobacco taxes revenues / Impact on demand / Economic impact of tobacco control / Tax avoidance and evasion / Tax and price / Impact on the poor / Jobs and productivity
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