Smoking Outside: The Effect of the Irish Workplace Smoking Ban on Smoking Prevalence Among the Employed

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Savage, Michael; (2013)
  • Publisher: Dublin: The Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI)
  • Subject: difference-in-differences | workplace smoking ban | Ireland/cost/population/risk | Ireland
    • ddc: ddc:330
    mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations

In March 2004, Ireland became the first country to introduce a nationwide workplace smoking ban. The smoking ban increased the non-monetary cost of smoking by prohibiting smoking in the majority of indoor workplaces. The aim of this paper is to examine whether the extra... View more
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