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Is response to price equal for those with higher alcohol consumption?

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  • Dennis Petrie
  • Christopher Doran

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Within Australia, policies that increase the price of alcohol are about equally effective in relative terms for reducing alcohol consumption both for the general population and among those who drink heavily. Copyright Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016

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  • Joshua Byrnes & Anthony Shakeshaft & Dennis Petrie & Christopher Doran, 2016. "Is response to price equal for those with higher alcohol consumption?," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer;Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie (DGGÖ), vol. 17(1), pages 23-29, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:eujhec:v:17:y:2016:i:1:p:23-29
    DOI: 10.1007/s10198-014-0651-z
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