by Yale U.P.; Oxford U.P .
Written in English
|Series||Yale studies in economics series;vol.1|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||411|
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Since the early fifties, the cigarette industry has managed to render attacks on itself relatively harmless while reaping ever-increasing profits from addicted consumers. This book provides a. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tennant, Richard B. American cigarette industry. New Haven, Yale University Press, (OCoLC) Every day, children and youths in the United States are exposed to a wide array of persuasive, carefully crafted commercial messages encouraging the use of tobacco products. In the tobacco industry spent $ billion—more than $ million a day, $8, a minute—on advertising and promoting**As used in this report, "advertising" refers to expenditures for advertisements in newspapers Cited by: 1. The global cigarette industry is one of the most profitable and deadly industries in the world. US$Cigarette retail values in were worth billion.3 In , over trillion cigarettes were sold to more than one billion smokers worldwide.3,4 Between and , global cigarette volume sales.