The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Taxation in Romania

This report, launched at a meeting at the Parliament Palace in Bucharest, Romania, on November 22, 2016, provides a comprehensive overview of the economics of tobacco and tobacco taxation in Romania. It reviews tobacco use and its consequences in Romania, the supply of tobacco and tobacco products, tobacco control, tobacco taxes and prices, demand for cigarettes, and impact of tax increases on cigarettes. The report concludes with recommendations for the future of tobacco control in Romania.

The report was published in English and Romanian, along with a complementary fact sheet, also available in English and Romanian. An accompanying presentation is also available in Romanian.