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February 21, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in the Yellohammer State to increase the smoking age from 19 to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
December 4, 2015
By Leo Pusateri
A Yale University researcher has found a link between bans on e-cigarette use by youth under age 18 and increases in underage cigarette smoking rates.
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Regulation
Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
Health Care
April 22, 2015
By Abigail S. Friedman
This research paper, written by Yale University associate professor of public health Abigail Friedman, studies the effects of state bans on e-cigarette sales to minors affect underage smoking rates in those states.
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Regulation
Alcohol & Tobacco
March 28, 2016
By Lindsey Stroud
A study published by a Yale researcher in April 2015 examines the causal impact of access to electronic cigarettes, commonly called “e-cigarettes,” on teen smoking and questions whether state bans raise or reduce teen smoking rates.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
February 3, 2002
By Phillip DeCicca, Donald Kenkel, and Alan Mathios
This paper uses government socioeconomic and public health data to determine the correlation between tobacco taxes and underage illegal smoking rates.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
June 6, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In this comment to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Lindsey Stroud urges the regulatory body to acknowledge the vital role flavors play in tobacco harm reduction.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
December 6, 2017
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud considers local and state initiatives to increase the tobacco purchasing age from 18 to 21, and how policies are including electronic nicotine delivery systems, or e-cigarettes in these measures.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
April 3, 2017
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal banning flavors in e-cigarette liquids in New Jersey.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
August 3, 2016
By Dorota Kaleta, Piotr Wojtysiak, and Kinga Polańska
Study examining the prevalence and factors associated with ever and continued e-cigarette use among secondary and high school students from a socially disadvantaged rural area in Poland.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
April 1, 1999
By Jacob Sullum
When Attorney General Janet Reno testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in April 1997, Ted Kennedy noted that four of his colleagues had written a letter urging her to imitate the states that were suing the tobacco companies.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
 

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