The Economics of Tobacco Control: Smoke-Free Air Policies and Tobacco Taxes

The Economics and Tobacco Control: Smoke-Free Air Policies and Tobacco Taxes presentation given at the 2009 Tobacco Summit in Fairbanks, AK, provides a brief overview of smoke-free air policies in the US, the costs of smoking to businesses, the evidence of the economic impact of smoke-free policies, and the myths and facts about the economic costs of tobacco taxation and tobacco control.