Using Fiscal Policy to Prevent Non-Communicable Diseases

This presentation was given by Frank J. Chaloupka at the University of Illinois at Chicago’s School of Public Health in Chicago, Illinois, on February 10, 2017.  The presentation covers the health and economic impacts of non-communicable diseases; the impact of tobacco, alcohol, and sugary beverage taxes on use and consequences of use; and clarifies myths and facts about the economic impacts of taxes.