Illicit Tobacco Trade: Lessons from a National Research Council (NRC) and Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report
Learning Areas:Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe the nature and structure of existing illicit tobacco markets. Differentiate between U.S. and international illicit markets. Evaluate the potential impact of various policy actions on the illicit market. Identify critical gaps in data collection and research.
Keyword(s): Tobacco Control
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been researching the economics of tobacco and tobacco control for nearly 30 years. As part of this, I have conducted extensive research on the measurement and determinants of illicit tobacco trade and on the impact of measures to curb illicit trade. I was a member of the committee that produced the NAS/IOM report that is the subject of this poster.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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