The End of the Federal Tobacco Program: Economic Impacts of the Deregulation of U.S. Tobacco Production
in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy
January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; International Trade; Economics of Health; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Agricultural Economics. 9724 words.
In 2004, Congress ended the sixty-six-year-old federal tobacco program, effectively deregulating production and prices. With deregulation came a buyout package, with cigarette manufacturers...
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