Taxing sin and saving lives: Can alcohol taxation reduce female homicides?

@article{Durrance2011TaxingSA,
  title={Taxing sin and saving lives: Can alcohol taxation reduce female homicides?},
  author={Christine Piette Durrance and Shelley D. Golden and Krista M. Perreira and Philip Dan Cook},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={169-76}
}
With costs exceeding $5.8 billion per year, violence against women has significant ramifications for victims, their families, the health care systems that treat them, and the employers who depend on their labor. Prior research has found that alcohol abuse contributes to violence against both men and women, and that stringent alcohol control policies can… CONTINUE READING