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E-Cigarettes : Use and Taxation (English)

The discussion brief presents a summary of available literature on e-cigarette use and taxation in different countries to expand knowledge and understanding about this subject. ... See More +

Working Paper 136053 APR 01, 2019

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Is Tobacco Taxation Regressive? Evidence on Public Health, Domestic Resource Mobilization, and Equity Improvements (English)

Tobacco taxes are recognized as an effective policy tool to reduce tobacco consumption and improve health outcomes; however, policy makers often hesitate to use them because of their possible regressive effects. ... See More +

135906 APR 01, 2019

Fuchs Tarlovsky,Alan; Marquez,Patricio V.; Dutta,Sheila; Gonzalez Icaza,Maria Fernanda Disclosed

Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences (Vol. 2) : Resumen Ejecutivo (Spanish)

The reasons to reduce illicit trade in tobacco products are compelling. The question is how. In response to demand from senior government officials and other partners, this book provides practical input and guidance based on diverse country experiences. ... See More +

Correspondence 133959 MAR 27, 2019

Torquebiau,Raphael English Disclosed

Time to Quit : The Tobacco Tax Increase and Household Welfare in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnian)

This paper uses an extended cost-benefit analysis to estimate the distributional effect of tobacco tax increases in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The analysis considers the effect on household income of an increase in tobacco prices, changes in medical expenses, and the prolongation of working years under various scenarios, based on data in three waves of the national Household Budget Survey. ... See More +

Correspondence 133928 FEB 15, 2019

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Time to Quit : The Tobacco Tax Increase and Household Welfare in Bosnia and Herzegovina (English)

This paper uses an extended cost-benefit analysis to estimate the distributional effect of tobacco tax increases in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The analysis considers the effect on household income of an increase in tobacco prices, changes in medical expenses, and the prolongation of working years under various scenarios, based on data in three waves of the national Household Budget Survey. ... See More +

Working Paper 133928 JAN 01, 2019

Fuchs Tarlovsky,Alan; Orlic,Edvard; Cancho,Cesar A. Disclosed

Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences : Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences (English)

The reasons to reduce illicit trade in tobacco products are compelling. The question is how. In response to demand from senior government officials and other partners, this book provides practical input and guidance based on diverse country experiences. ... See More +

Working Paper 133959 JAN 01, 2019

Disclosed

Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences (Vol. 2) : Executive Summary (English)

The reasons to reduce illicit trade in tobacco products are compelling. The question is how. In response to demand from senior government officials and other partners, this book provides practical input and guidance based on diverse country experiences. ... See More +

Working Paper 133959 JAN 01, 2019

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Global Tobacco Control Program : Selected Country Work : Tobacco Tax Policy Reforms, Analytical Reports, Videos and Blogs (English)

This booklet summarizes work done, outputs, and policy impact in different countries across different regions supported under the World Bank Group Global Tobacco Control Program, over the 2015-2018 period. ... See More +

Working Paper 134087 JAN 01, 2019

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On Public Health and Medical Care Systems : Challenges and Options – Collected Blogs and Briefs (English)

The selected blogs were posted over the 2011-2018 period at World Bank Group sites, mostly in the Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice (HNP GP) Investing in Health site. ... See More +

Working Paper 132940 DEC 01, 2018

Marquez,Patricio V. Disclosed

World Bank Group Global Tobacco Control Program (English)

The background country briefs were prepared by the WBG Global Tobacco Control Program team, over 2016-2018, to assist World Bank Group country teams in policy dialogue and technical support to government teams at Ministries of Finance and Ministries of Health in the countries of: Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Ecuador, Ethiopia, El Salvador, Gabon,Guatemala, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Mexico, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Papua New Guinea, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Uruguay, Uzbekistan. ... See More +

Working Paper 132032 NOV 13, 2018

Marquez,Patricio V. Disclosed

Moldova – Why is Tobacco Taxation Important? (English)

Tobacco-attributable diseases, which are among the top causes of premature death in Moldova, undermine human capital development, and pose a significant economic cost to the country. ... See More +

Brief 131685 NOV 01, 2018

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Global Tobacco Control Program : Some Perspectives from Across the World (English)

Tobacco use is a significant hurdle to development gains worldwide. It is the leading cause of preventable death. Smoking-related illness costs billions of dollars each year, imposing a heavy economic toll on countries, both in terms of direct medical care for adults and lost productivity.In spite of these achievements, much more needs to be done to control this health scourge. ... See More +

Working Paper 132341 NOV 01, 2018

Marquez,Patricio V. Disclosed

Manual Sobre Los Aspectos Económicos de la Aplicación de Impuestos al Tabaco (English)

Working Paper 130410 OCT 01, 2018

Disclosed

Reducing Tobacco Use Through Taxation in the Russian Federation : A Modelled Assessment of Two Policy Options (English)

This report presents results of the modelling exercise in terms of excise tax increases for the period 2018–2021, including average excise tax and revenue mobilization options; it also compares the tobacco excise tax already included in the country's current tax code with that necessary to achieve proposed EU minimum rates by 2021 (Minimum EU excise tax rates scenario). ... See More +

Working Paper 130697 OCT 01, 2018

Marquez,Patricio V.; Gonima,Alberto; Kuznetsova,Polina Disclosed

Tobacco Taxation Incidence : Evidence From Russia (English)

The results in this report for the Russian Federation support the use of tobacco taxation as an effective means to reduce tobacco consumption, raise government revenues, increase public health and promote income equality. ... See More +

Working Paper 130700 OCT 01, 2018

Fuchs Tarlovsky,Alan; Matytsin,Mikhail Disclosed

Tobacco Taxation in the Eurasian Economic Union (English)

The report presents the results of macro-simulations of the consequences of different excise policy scenarios for 2018–2021 in two EAEU countries, Russia and Kazakhstan. ... See More +

Working Paper 130695 OCT 01, 2018

Kuznetsova,Polina; Marquez,Patricio V. Disclosed

Cigarette Affordability in the Russian Federation 2002 - 2017 (English)

The goal of this study is to examine cigarette affordability in Russia between 2002 and 2017 in order to provide an understanding of the country's current tobacco excise tax policy, and to identify opportunities and next steps. ... See More +

Working Paper 130694 SEP 01, 2018

Zheng,Rong; Marquez,Patricio V.; Kuznetsova,Polina; Wang Yang,Emily Xiaoxia Disclosed

Reducing Tobacco Use through Taxation in Trinidad and Tobago : Modelling the Long-term Health and Economic Impact (English)

This report uses selected scenarios for increasing excise taxes on tobacco products in Trinidad and Tobago, with the aim of reducing smoking prevalence across the population. ... See More +

Working Paper 131294 AUG 31, 2018

Marquez,Patricio V. Disclosed

High-level knowledge exchange conference on regional tobacco tax harmonization in the Caribbean : summary report (English)

OECS countries are currently in discussion about harmonizing tobacco taxation across the OECS region. The purpose of the conference was to discuss the need for and merits of tobacco tax harmonization, based in particular on experiences and lessons learned from other customs unions across the world. ... See More +

Working Paper 129033 JUL 01, 2018

Disclosed

The distributional effects of tobacco taxation : the evidence of white and clove cigarettes in Indonesia (English)

Despite the well-known positive impact of tobacco taxes on health outcomes, policy makers hesitate to use them because of their possible regressive effect, that is, poorer deciles are proportionally more negatively affected than richer ones. ... See More +

Working Paper 127593 JUN 25, 2018

Fuchs Tarlovsky,Alan; Del Carmen Hasbun,Giselle Eugenia Disclosed

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E-Cigarettes : Use and Taxation (English)
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APR 01, 2019 136053 Working Paper
Is Tobacco Taxation Regressive? Evidence on Public Health, Domestic Resource Mobilization, and Equity Improvements (English)
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APR 01, 2019 135906
Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences (Vol. 2) : Resumen Ejecutivo (Spanish)
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MAR 27, 2019 133959 Correspondence English
Time to Quit : The Tobacco Tax Increase and Household Welfare in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnian)
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FEB 15, 2019 133928 Correspondence
Time to Quit : The Tobacco Tax Increase and Household Welfare in Bosnia and Herzegovina (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 133928 Working Paper
Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences : Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 133959 Working Paper
Confronting Illicit Tobacco Trade : a Global Review of Country Experiences (Vol. 2) : Executive Summary (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 133959 Working Paper
Global Tobacco Control Program : Selected Country Work : Tobacco Tax Policy Reforms, Analytical Reports, Videos and Blogs (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 134087 Working Paper
On Public Health and Medical Care Systems : Challenges and Options – Collected Blogs and Briefs (English)
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DEC 01, 2018 132940 Working Paper
World Bank Group Global Tobacco Control Program (English)
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NOV 13, 2018 132032 Working Paper
Moldova – Why is Tobacco Taxation Important? (English)
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NOV 01, 2018 131685 Brief
Global Tobacco Control Program : Some Perspectives from Across the World (English)
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NOV 01, 2018 132341 Working Paper
Manual Sobre Los Aspectos Económicos de la Aplicación de Impuestos al Tabaco (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 130410 Working Paper
Reducing Tobacco Use Through Taxation in the Russian Federation : A Modelled Assessment of Two Policy Options (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 130697 Working Paper
Tobacco Taxation Incidence : Evidence From Russia (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 130700 Working Paper
Tobacco Taxation in the Eurasian Economic Union (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 130695 Working Paper
Cigarette Affordability in the Russian Federation 2002 - 2017 (English)
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SEP 01, 2018 130694 Working Paper
Reducing Tobacco Use through Taxation in Trinidad and Tobago : Modelling the Long-term Health and Economic Impact (English)
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AUG 31, 2018 131294 Working Paper
High-level knowledge exchange conference on regional tobacco tax harmonization in the Caribbean : summary report (English)
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JUL 01, 2018 129033 Working Paper
The distributional effects of tobacco taxation : the evidence of white and clove cigarettes in Indonesia (English)
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JUN 25, 2018 127593 Working Paper