Fifty per cent rise in cigarette prices 'will save millions of poorer people'

Fifty per cent rise in cigarette prices 'will save millions of poorer people'
- Researchers from the Global Tobacco Economics Consortium set out to predict the effect of a 50 per cent increase in cigarette prices on health, poverty, and financial protection in 13 middle income countries – including India, China, Turkey and Mexico – with a total of 500 million male smokers.