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Curbing the epidemic : Governments and the economics of tobacco control.

Author: Prabhat Jha; Frank J Chaloupka, IV.
Publisher: Washington, DC : World Bank, ©1999.
Series: Development in practice (Washington, D.C.); World Bank e-Library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addresses important economic and social issues confronting policymakers when dealing with the issue of tobacco control and its impact on the social and economic resources of both developed and developing countries.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jha, Prabhat, 1965-
Curbing the epidemic.
Washington, DC : World Bank, ©1999
(DLC) 99029266
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Prabhat Jha; Frank J Chaloupka, IV.
ISBN: 9780821345191 0821345192 0585232075 9780585232072 1280005335 9781280005336 9786610005338 6610005338
OCLC Number: 44954121
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 122 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. Global trends in tobacco use --
2. The health consequences of smoking --
3. Do smokers know their risks and bear their costs? --
4. Measures to reduce the demand for tobacco --
5. Measures to reduce the supply of tobacco --
6. The costs and consequences of tobacco control --
7. An agenda for action --
Appendices.
Series Title: Development in practice (Washington, D.C.); World Bank e-Library.

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Addresses the economic and social issues that confront policymakers when dealing with tobacco control, and the impact of tobacco control policies on economies. Topics covered in the book include  Read more...

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