The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Control: Global Evidence and Implications for the Republic of Korea

This presentation was given by Dr. Frank J. Chaloupka at the International Symposium on Tobacco Control: An Evaluation and the Way Forward on March 28, 2017, in Seoul, Republic of Korea.  The presentation covers the economic costs of tobacco use, the impact of tobacco taxes on tobacco use, myths & facts on the economic “costs” of tobacco control, and the cost-effectiveness of tobacco control.