HEC in the Press

Regulating Tobacco in Europe

huffingtonpost.com, 3 March 2013

Jean Monnet Professor of EU Law and Risk Regulation at HEC Paris, Alberto Alemanno’s recently published article in the Huffington Post talks about the ‘much awaited’ proposal published by the European Commission aiming to introduce a new tobacco-products directive. The proposal aims to enforce a ban against slim and menthol cigarettes, as well as to restrain packaging to show consumers the adverse affects of smoking. Action will also be taken against nicotine only products.

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