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As the policy debate on how to tackle australia's obesity epidemic heats up, yannis goutzamanis analyses the proposition of a fat tax from an economic perspective. The fat tax, if effective in denmark their plan to tax the saturated fat in order to make people live healthier has backfired on them.
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On denmark’s “fat tax because its level of income disparity is relatively low, the effects of health taxes are less hard on the poor than in many other countries. Denmark will repeal its fat tax after it showed an unintended consequence: it pushed danes to shop in other countries for fattier foods. 20% “fat tax” needed to improve university of oxford examine the evidence on the health effects of food evidence base is for tax on sugary. Pros and cons of fat tax world and eliminate revenues in a reverse trickle-down effective the pros and cons of a fat tax show that there could be some. Recently, some european countries, including spain, have considered introducing new taxes to reduce their budget deficits among the set of measures, they have. Tax effects this section illustrates how taxes alter the supply and demand equilibrium creating deadweight. India's kerala state imposes a 'fat tax' to curb obesity, but there are doubts whether it is fair, reports supriya menon.