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A pack a day for 20 years: smoking and cigarette pack sizes

Farrell, Lisa, Fry, Tim R. L. and Harris, Mark N. (2011) A pack a day for 20 years: smoking and cigarette pack sizes. Applied Economics, 43 (21). pp. 2833-2842. ISSN 0003-6846

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Abstract

This study focuses on the determinants of cigarette consumption. In particular, the impact of cigarette pack sizes on the typical daily consumption of smokers is investigated. Results are presented from a new multi-modal count data model which allows for ‘pack-effects’ in daily consumption levels. Our results suggest that smokers regulate their consumption in accordance with the variety of pack sizes that are available to them

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Schools: The Business School
Depositing User: Sara Taylor
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2013 11:06
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2013 11:06
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/18353

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