Lifestyle Economics

Taxpayers are Not Subsidising Drinkers


Housing and Planning

IEA research referenced in The Herald

In the Media

Len Shackleton quoted in The Daily Telegraph

Christopher Snowdon quoted in Guido Fawkes

IEA Head of Lifestyle Economics Christopher Snowdon has been quoted in Guido Fawkes responding to new research claiming that alcohol costs England £27 billion per year.

Christopher said:

Thanks to the UK’s high alcohol taxes, there is little doubt that drinkers continue to subsidise non-drinkers to the tune of billions of pounds.”

Read the full article here.

Christopher was also quoted in The Drinks Business. See his full response to the study here.

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