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.