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dc.rights.licenseIn Copyrighten_US
dc.creatorLiu, Mingyang
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-03T19:15:03Z
dc.date.available2016-02-03T19:15:03Z
dc.date.created2014
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11021/32778
dc.descriptionMingyang Liu is a member of the Class of 2015 of Washington and Lee University School of Law.en_US
dc.descriptionCapstone; [FULL-TEXT FREELY AVAILABLE ONLINE]en_US
dc.description.abstractThis paper is divided into two main parts. Section I examines the arguments supporting and opposing new cigarette taxes. Subsections include subsection I, the history of cigarette tax; subsection II, the rationales of cigarette taxes and supporting arguments for taxes increase; subsection III, arguments against raising taxes. Section II zooms in to investigate the regressivity of cigarette taxes. Subsections include subsection I, the regressivity of cigarette taxes and whether higher taxes rates make them less regressive; subsection II, methods in reducing the regressivity and feasibly alternatives to promote public health. [From Introduction]en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityMingyang Liu (Kobe)
dc.format.extent25 pagesen_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.rightsThis material is made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source.en_US
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dc.subject.otherWashington and Lee University -- Capstone in Shepherd Poverty Programen_US
dc.titleCigarette Taxes: Sin Taxes or Sinful Taxes?en_US
dc.typeTexten_US
dc.rights.holderLiu, Mingyang
dc.subject.fastCigarettes -- Taxationen_US
dc.subject.fastLow-income consumersen_US
dc.subject.fastSmoking cessationen_US


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