Scottish government set to double-down on minimum pricing ‘folly’
Kristian Niemietz writes for CapX
Tom Clougherty quoted in The Mail
Christopher Snowdon quoted in STV
“With deaths from alcohol abuse at a 14-year high, it is obvious that minimum pricing is not an evidence-based policy.
“The official evaluation overwhelmingly showed that the policy has failed but it is a political project and the Scottish Government was always going to stick with it, come what may.
“Scottish drinkers have paid dearly for the folly of minimum pricing and they will now have to pay even more.”
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