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Title: Using price policies to promote healthier diets
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for Europe
Place of publication: Copenhagen
Language: English
Abstract: This publication provides information on the use of price policies to promote healthy diets and explores policy developments from around the WHO European Region. It examines the economic theory underpinning the use of subsidies and taxation and explores the currently available evidence. The publication includes several case studies from WHO European Member States where price policies have been introduced. It concludes with some observations about the design of more effective price policies.
Subject: Case Studies
Chronic Disease
Diet
Food
Health Policy
Nutrition Policy
Obesity
Taxes
URI: http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/156403
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