Tobacconomics Webinar: Spotlight on Bangladesh

This is a recording of the Tobacconomics webinar presented on March 24, 2021.

Presentations from Frank Chaloupka, the lead author of the Scorecard; Nigar Nargis, the Scientific Director at the American Cancer Society; Shameem Haider Patwary, the Member of Parliament in Bangladesh; and Syed Mahfuzul Huq from the World Health Organization highlighted the current and recommended cigarette tax policies in the country. Rumana Huque, from the University of Dhaka, moderated the panel. 

Access the entire Scorecard here and the regional Policy Brief here.

March 2021

Location(s): Asia, Bangladesh

Content Type: Webinar

Topic(s): Tax and price, Tax levels and structure

Authors(s): Frank J. Chaloupka, Ph.D., Nigar Nargis, Ph.D., Rumana Huque, Ph.D., Shameem Haider Patwary, Syed Mahfuzul Huq