Distinguished Professor Frank Chaloupka Quoted in Chicago Sun-Times Article About E-Cigarettes

Dr. Frank Chaloupka, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Economics, was quoted in a Chicago Sun-Times article entitled “E-Cigarettes Fire Up Tax, Regulatory Melee.” The article discusses the challenges and unique issues created by the grow-ing e-cigarette market.

“ ‘Given that it’s a really rapidly evolving and rapidly growing market, whatever governments do now will have a big impact,’ said Frank Chaloupka, an economist and principal investigator of Tobacconomics, a University of Illinois at Chicago Health Policy Center project that uses economics to inform policy meant to reduce tobacco use. ”

To read the full article, visit the Chicago Sun-Times’ website here.