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Using Taxation to Address Noncommunicable Diseases : Lessons from Tonga (English)

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Tonga has experienced a high burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in the past two decades. Data indicate the continuing rise of four major NCDs -cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer,and respiratory diseases – as the leading causes of premature...  See More +

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  • Osornprasop, Sutayut; Zheng, Rong; Hufanga, Sione Vaioleti; Latu, Catherine Faleola; Lounkaew, Kiatanantha; Krahn, Jutta; Ve’etutu, Erling; Latailakepa, Sela Ailine Lupeongo; Viriyataveekul, Sarulchana; Wang, Yang; Hu, Xiao; Saumaki, Sione Kemoeatu; Lolohea, Kilifi;
  • 2019/06/01 11:03:00
  • Working Paper;
  • 138311
  • 1
  • 1
  • Pacific Islands
  • East Asia and Pacific
  • 2019/09/09 09:59:46
  • Disclosed
  • Using Taxation to Address Noncommunicable Diseases : Lessons from Tonga
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