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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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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: Huddersfield Business School
Depositing User: Sara Taylor
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2013 11:06
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 11:31


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