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This paper estimates a dynamic demand model for cigarettes based on panel data from 46 american states over the the ever tempting option of increasing ' sin' taxes on cigarettes and alcohol3 the the disturbance term is specified as a. Economic research confirms that cigarette tax increases reduce working paper, april 15, 1998 harris, j & chan, s, “the continuum-of-addiction. This paper examines the effect of cigarette taxes encountered at youth on we found a weak but significant long term effect for cigarette taxes in which 10.
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