Supreme Court Denies Petition for Tobacco Settlement Challenge
- Dumping health risks on developing nations. // USA Today Magazine;Apr93, Vol. 121 Issue 2575, p12
Considers the research of John W. Farquhar, Stanford University Center for Research and Disease Prevention, into the efforts of cigarette manufacturers to successfully replace shrinking domestic markets with increased sales in Third World countries. Wellness becoming a global problem; Social...
- In trouble or just blowing smoke? // Dollars & Sense;Jan/Feb98, Issue 215, p4
Provides information on the tobacco industry in the United States. Financial information on the industry; Comments from Frank J. Chaloupka, associate professor of economics at the University of Illinois in Chicago.
- Blue smoke and deficits. // Christian Science Monitor;7/3/95, Vol. 87 Issue 152, p20
Editorial. Reports on the continuation of subsidies to tobacco producers while reduction in the allocation of funds on various programs.
- Despite the tobacco firms' woes, these three may return up to 41%. Walmac, Amanda // Money;Jul96, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p60
Looks at three United States tobacco companies which may return up to 41 percent in 1996, despite the industry's legal troubles. Troubles from class-action lawsuits, and government's efforts to restrict minors' access to tobacco; Focus on stock value of Schweitzer-Mauduit International, RJR...
- Empty the ashtray: Time is running out on tobacco stocks. Walmac, Amanda // Money;Nov96, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p76
Discusses the financial state of the United States tobacco industry during Fall 1996. Why investors should get out; The effect of federal legislation; The impact of lawsuits.
- Grant of agricultural production loans to tobacco growers. Faraz, Khan // Economic Review (05318955);Sep98, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p37
Discusses the availability of agricultural production loans to tobacco growers in Pakistan as of 1998. Role of tobacco crops in the nation's economy; Cost of production of cured leaf per hectare; Government regulation of tobacco marketing; Terms of the so-called `Deferred Payment Leaf Voucher...
- Tobacco--a taxing situation. R.M.D. // Cortlandt Forum;8/25/96, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p96
Suggests a solution to the problems with tobacco and nicotine in the United States by asking the Congress to discontinue the subsidies to tobacco farmers. Remoteness of the suggestion; Necessity of huge public outcry for Congress to halt the subsidies.
- The economic implications of tobacco product sales in a nontobacco state. Warner, Kenneth E.; Fulton, George A. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;3/09/94, Vol. 271 Issue 10, p771
Determines the contribution of tobacco in the nontobacco state of Michigan. Gross and net impact of tobacco sales on employment and taxes; Net impact on tax revenues eliminating tobacco expenditures; Net impacts on employment and tax revenues of doubling the rate of decline in tobacco purchases.
- Abbreviated Week Holds Limited, But Unique, Opportunities. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;9/4/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31216, p7
No abstract available.