Chris Snowdon features in CityAM

Christopher Snowdon, Director of Lifestyle Economics at the IEA, features in CityAM. The article looks at fresh support for minimum alcohol pricing from the Welsh government’s Advisory Panel on Substance Misuse. Chris makes the point that minimum alcohol pricing will simply hit the poor hardest while failing to reduce alcohol consumption. The article also refers to Chris’ paper on the topic, Aggressively Regressive: The ‘sin taxes’ that make the poor poorer. 

You can read the article in full here.