Tobacco industry manipulation of data on and press coverage of the illicit tobacco trade in the UK

@inproceedings{Rowell2014TobaccoIM,
  title={Tobacco industry manipulation of data on and press coverage of the illicit tobacco trade in the UK},
  author={Andy Rowell and Karen A Evans-Reeves and Anna B C Gilmore},
  booktitle={Tobacco control},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND In the UK, transnational tobacco companies (TTCs) have been arguing that levels of illicit trade are high and increasing and will rise further if standardised packaging is implemented. This paper examines trends in and accuracy of media reporting of, and industry data on, illicit tobacco in the UK. METHODS Quantification of the volume, nature… CONTINUE READING