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The Resource Smoke-filled rooms : a postmortem on the tobacco deal, W. Kip Viscusi, (electronic book)

Smoke-filled rooms : a postmortem on the tobacco deal, W. Kip Viscusi, (electronic book)

Label
Smoke-filled rooms : a postmortem on the tobacco deal
Title
Smoke-filled rooms
Title remainder
a postmortem on the tobacco deal
Statement of responsibility
W. Kip Viscusi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The 1998 out-of-court settlements of litigation by the states against the cigarette industry totaled 243 billion, making it the largest payoff ever in our civil justice system. Two key questions drove the lawsuits and the attendant settlement: Do smokers understand the risks of smoking? And does smoking impose net financial costs on the states?With Smoke-Filled Rooms, W. Kip Viscusi provides unexpected answers to these questions, drawing on an impressive range of data on several topics central to the smoking policy debate. Based on surveys of smokers in the United States and Spain, for instance
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Viscusi, W. Kip
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9136
LC item number
.V57 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Tobacco industry
  • Cigarette industry
  • Cigarette smoke
  • Advertising
  • Tobacco industry
  • Smoking
Label
Smoke-filled rooms : a postmortem on the tobacco deal, W. Kip Viscusi, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-252) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10372060
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 263 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226857473
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Smoke-filled rooms : a postmortem on the tobacco deal, W. Kip Viscusi, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-252) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10372060
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 263 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226857473
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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