The Global Tobacco Epidemic and the Law

This publication co-authored by USC Institute for Global Health Director Heather Wipfli examines the key areas of domestic and international law affecting the regulation of tobacco. There is also focus on the activities of the World Health Organization and the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, as well as an extensive evaluation of relevant developments in international trade law and international investment law. The authors’ expert analysis also sheds light on broader questions relating to the capacity of governments to regulate tobacco products and the tobacco industry, as reflected in detailed case studies of tobacco control in various countries and regions around the world.

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Authors: N. Boister, O.A. Cabrera, J. Carballo, R. Cunningham, M. Davison, K. DeLand, L. Gruszczynski, P. Henning, L. Hsu, J. Liberman, G. Lien, T-y. Lin, C-f. Lo, A. Mitchell, L. Shmatenko, D. Singh, J. Strawbridge, T. Tucker, T. Voon, H. Wipfli, C-F. Wu, A. Yadav
Published By: Edward Elgar Publishing
Date: January 1, 2014
Publication Link: http://www.e-elgar.com/shop/the-global-tobacco-epidemic-and-the-law