Venue: Online (Beograd)
On Thursday, December 10, Institute of Economic Sciences organised a Panel discussion „Consumption of tobacco products and illicit market in Serbia“. It gathered around 40 participants, researchers, policymakers and media representatives in the field of health economics and tobacco control. The event aimed to present the results of the latest tobacco consumption survey (STC-SEE 2019). STC-SEE 2019 is research that covered socio-economic characteristics of tobacco consumption in Serbia as well as the size and sources of the illicit market and other relevant issues related to developing effective policies to reduce consumption of tobacco products.
Dr Jovan Zubović, Institute of Economic Sciences
Dr Marijan Ivanuša, WHO
Dr Violeta Vulović, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
Research about the socio-economic characteristics of tobacco consumption and illicit market conducted on the representative sample of 2,000 participants. Results were presented by the researchers of the Institute of Economic Sciences, Olivera Jovanovic and Mihajlo Djukic.
Research results show that:
In the panel session, discussion on the potential policy improvements in the field of tobacco control in Serbia was held. Representatives of the following institutions took participation:
Presentation of the event - download here
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