Reports-Published dateThursday, January 2, 2003 - 00:00
Reports-Published dateMonday, January 2, 2006 - 00:00
Research aimed at policymakers in Ukraine, Russia, and Belarus will highlight how tobacco taxation policies can serve public health goals and reduce the burden of tobacco-related diseases and deaths.
The general objective was to inform policy-makers how their tobacco taxation policy can better serve public health goals. Simple model to forecast impact of tobacco excise rates increase on tobacco prices, revenue, and consumption was developed.Published dateTuesday, July 2, 2013 - 00:00
Journal articlesTAXATION TOBACCO CONTROL SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS PUBLIC HEALTH
Impact of sharp changes of tobacco products affordability on smoking prevalence in various social and income groups in Ukraine in 2008-2012
Combined effect of excise tax hikes and economic recession in Ukraine resulted in reduction of tobacco product affordability by two-fold in 2009-2010. This caused the decline in smoking prevalence in all age, social and income groups.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 00:00