A Sales Tax Is Better at Promoting Healthy Diets than the Fat Tax and the Thin Subsidy
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Keywordsfat tax; thin subsidy; sales tax; obesity;
- D11 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Economics: Theory
- I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
- H31 - Public Economics - - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents - - - Household
- H51 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - Government Expenditures and Health
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- NEP-ALL-2016-11-20 (All new papers)
- NEP-HEA-2016-11-20 (Health Economics)
- NEP-PBE-2016-11-20 (Public Economics)
- NEP-PUB-2016-11-20 (Public Finance)
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