in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy
January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Economics of Health; Fiscal Policies and Behaviour of Economic Agents; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 7275 words.
This paper investigates consumers' likely response to a proposed tax on snack foods that addresses public health issues generated by rising U.S. obesity rates. We estimate demands for...