Alden Shiers

California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics

United States

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Scholarly Papers (4)

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Would Soda Taxes Really Yield Health Benefits?

Regulation, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Michael L. Marlow and Alden Shiers
affiliation not provided to SSRN and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics
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Optimal Weight: Are Government Goals for Reducing Obesity Sensible?

Regulation, Vol. 34, No. 2, p. 10, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Michael L. Marlow and Alden Shiers
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics
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Fat Taxes and Other Interventions Won't Cure Obesity

Economic Affairs, Vol. 32, Issue 2, pp. 36-40, 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jun 2012
Barrie Craven, Michael L. Marlow and Alden Shiers
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics
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fat taxes, rentā€seeking, obesity

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The Economics of Minimum Pricing for Alcohol

Economic Affairs, Vol. 33, Issue 2, pp. 174-189, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jun 2013
Barrie Craven, Michael L. Marlow and Alden Shiers
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Business School, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics
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alcohol, externalities, public health, regulation, taxation