Generating Revenue & Cutting Costs- The Health & Economic Benefits of “Sin” Taxes

This presentation was given by Frank Chaloupka at the Harvard Ministerial Leadership Program on April 24, 2018, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. During this presentation, the health and economic impact of non-communicable diseases, and the impact of tobacco, alcohol, and sugary drink taxes on use and consequences of use were discusses. In addition, tax revenues, structure and earmarking, and the myths and facts of the economic impact of taxes were discusses.