Tackling Harmful Alcohol Use: Economics and Public Health Policy

Source: The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

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Date of publication: May, 2015

Publication type: Report

In a nutshell: Harmful drinking is on the rise among young people and women in many OECD countries, partly due to alcohol becoming more available, more affordable and more effectively advertised, according to this new report. It provides a detailed examination of trends and social disparities in alcohol consumption.

Length of publication: 240 page report

Some important notes: A press release can be accessed hereAn 8 page policy brief can be accessed here, UK specific findings can be accessed here and other related documents can be accessed here.

Acknowledgement: Alcohol Policy UK

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