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Information asymmetry between tobacco farmers and manufacturers: Implications for future public health advocacy partnerships

Citation

Jones, A. S., Austin, W. D., Beach, R. H., & Altman, D. G. (2006, November). Information asymmetry between tobacco farmers and manufacturers: Implications for future public health advocacy partnerships. Presented at American Public Health Association Annual Conference, .

Abstract

The purpose of this research was to investigate the underlying historical and present-day economic and political forces that have shaped the relationship between the tobacco manufacturing industry (TMI) and tobacco farmers (TFs); to examinehow this relationship influenced tobacco control policy; and to assessimplications for future public health and tobacco control advocacy.