Lifestyle Economics

Pubs at risk from outdoor smoking ban



Julian Jessop quoted by GBNews

In the Media

Matthew Lesh writes for CapX

Christopher Snowdon featured in CapX

Research by Head of Lifestyle Economics Christopher Snowdon has been featured in CapX in a piece discussing how banning outdoor pub smoking will hurt one of Britain’s most important industries.

CapX wrote:

“As Christopher Snowdon has written, increasing the availability of products such as e-cigarettes, snus and heated tobacco would go a long way to decreasing the smoking rate.

“According to the 2023 Nanny State Index (required reading for any freedom-minded citizen), however, the UK is doing pretty well when it comes to vaping regulation, having received a favourable score of 1.3 on the zealotry of its associated red tape.”

You can read the full article here

You can read a full copy of The Alternative Smoke-Free 2030 Plan by Christopher Snowdon here.

You can also find out more about the Nanny State Index 2023 here.