Philip DeCicca

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cigarette taxes and older adult smoking: evidence from recent large tax increases
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics and CHEPA, McMaster University, Canada
    J Health Econ 27:918-29. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Cigarette taxes and the transition from youth to adult smoking: smoking initiation, cessation, and participation
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics, McMaster University, United States
    J Health Econ 27:904-17. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The fires are not out yet: higher taxes and young adult smoking
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 16:293-312. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Youth smoking, cigarette prices, and anti-smoking sentiment
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics, McMaster University Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Health Econ 17:733-49. 2008

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Cigarette taxes and older adult smoking: evidence from recent large tax increases
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics and CHEPA, McMaster University, Canada
    J Health Econ 27:918-29. 2008
    ..Since a large literature suggests smoking cessation even later in life reduces morbidity and increases longevity, our findings may represent substantial gains in health among tax-induced quitters...
  2. doi request reprint Cigarette taxes and the transition from youth to adult smoking: smoking initiation, cessation, and participation
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics, McMaster University, United States
    J Health Econ 27:904-17. 2008
    ..We find no evidence that higher taxes prevent smoking initiation, but some evidence that higher taxes are associated with increased cessation...
  3. ncbi request reprint The fires are not out yet: higher taxes and young adult smoking
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 16:293-312. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Youth smoking, cigarette prices, and anti-smoking sentiment
    Philip DeCicca
    Department of Economics, McMaster University Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Health Econ 17:733-49. 2008
    ..However, there is evidence of price-responsiveness in the conditional cigarette demand by youth and young adult smokers...