The ITC Bangladesh Wave 1 National Report provided evidence that tobacco has become increasingly affordable since 1990, and therefore strong policy action in the domain of tobacco taxation is urgently needed to reduce overall tobacco consumption and prevalence. This working paper was prepared to provide policymakers in Bangladesh with recommendations for an evidence-based tobacco taxation strategy based on economic analysis of tobacco purchasing data from the ITC Bangladesh Wave 1 Survey.


Posted on March 9, 2011, in Key Findings, Policy Reports, Taxation- Research. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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