publication . Other literature type . Article . 1983

Taxation and Consumption of Wine

Tsolakis, Dimitris; Tsolakis, Dimitris;
English
  • Published: 01 Jan 1983
  • Publisher: Unknown
Abstract
In this article, the impact that a sales tax might have upon wine consumption and, hence, on the wine and grape growing industries, is analysed. Implications for government revenue are also considered. It is shown that the relative responsiveness of supply and demand, rather than the level in the marketing chain at which a tax is levied, determines where the tax burden finally falls. The imposition of a tax on wine might force certain sectors of the wine and grape industries to undergo a phase of adjustment. However, over the longer term, a tax would not necessarily alter the impact of other factors affecting the demand for wine. Additional taxes on wine of the ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety,, Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 1983

Taxation and Consumption of Wine

Tsolakis, Dimitris; Tsolakis, Dimitris;