Implementing the maximum legally allowable tobacco tax rates could prevent between 1.7 and 4.0 million tobacco-related deaths among smokers and generate additional revenues of US$ 3.2 to 6.5 billion. Doubling the tobacco tax could increase employment by more than one quarter of a million jobs.
Sarah Barber, University of California, Berkeley
Abdillah Ahsan, Demographic Institute, Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia
Sri Moertiningsih Adioetomo, Demographic Institute Faculty, of Economics, University of Indonesia
Diahhadi Setyonaluri, Demographic Institute Faculty, of Economics, University of Indonesia
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