A sugary drinks tax or soda tax is a tax or surcharge designed to reduce
consumption of drinks .... They argued that such measure would not help reduce
the obesity in Mexico and would leave hundreds...
Aug 31, 2016 ... Can a sugar tax stop obesity? By Meera ..... Mexico instituted a 10% tax on
sugary drinks, such as juice and soda, in 2013. It resulted in a 10% rise in the ...
Study: Cutting sugar improves kids' health in 10 days. More plans are ...
May 3, 2016 ... Sales of soda are climbing two years after Mexico imposed a roughly 10% ...
bright spot for an industry that has feared it could be cast as the next tobacco. ...
Companies on Climate: Trump or No, Still Cutting Emissions ... Mexico's tax was
an attempt to cap obesity and diabetes rates in a country where per ...
Aug 19, 2016 ... Mexico Could Double its Sugar Tax as World Wonders if Soft Drinks Levy
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Mar 16, 2016 ... Soft Drink Sugar Tax: UK Joins Mexico With Levy On Sugary ... Soda Taxes
Could Prevent Obesity, Cut Healthcare Costs · The Future Of Soda ...
Jan 6, 2016 ... A new study looks at the effects of Mexico's soda tax one year later ... beverages
as a way to cut down on the country's growing obesity epidemic. ... sales of sugar
-sweetened beverages have dropped in Mexico, which could ...
Jan 6, 2016 ... A sugar tax on fizzy drinks in Mexico has cut sales by 12 per cent, in the ... a long-
awaited strategy on childhood obesity, which will consider a ...
Feb 13, 2016 ... Can we really say taxes that reduce consumption but aren't ... It's no surprise that
a tax on sugary drinks might cut into consumption of those drinks. ... Rather, the
purpose of soda taxes is "[t]o staunch the rise in obesity" among ...
Jan 18, 2016 ... What Canada can learn from Mexico's sugar tax: It's no panacea for ... Patrick
Luciana is the co-author of XXL: Obesity and the Limits of ... food, is relatively
cheap, and a big tax on bad food wouldn't force us to cut back much.
Nov 3, 2015 ... Mexican soda tax cuts sales of sugary soft drinks by 6% in first year ..... The
evidence that a soda tax can reduce obesity and disease, however, ...