Tobacco Tax Vs Smoking

Research Associate Nicole Alpert appears on Backchat to debate “Tobacco Tax Vs Smoking”, http://bit.ly/kd5eYU, discussing the tax in the wake of a recent study on the relationship between cost and numbers of people who smoke.

It’s no new news that youngsters are price sensitive, but we should enforce the laws we already have. Increasing tax because of the relationship would only be a paper tiger.