The social costs of tobacco smoking.

@article{Markandya1989TheSC,
  title={The social costs of tobacco smoking.},
  author={Anil Markandya and David W Pearce Corin G T Pearce},
  journal={British journal of addiction},
  year={1989},
  volume={84 10},
  pages={1139-50}
}
This article is concerned with establishing a methodology for the measurement of the social cost of tobacco consumption, and with using that methodology to estimate the relative quantitative importance of each of the identified components of social cost. It begins by defining social cost and explaining its relevance to policy making. The next section derives a matrix of items that need to be calculated if the social cost is to be correctly measured. The third section surveys the existing… CONTINUE READING

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