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DIFUVA - Health and economic impact asessment of the smoking ban in the canton of Ticino

People

Leaders

Schulz P. J.

(Responsible)

Collaborators

Tomada A.

(Coordinator)

Abstract

The project evaluates the health and economic consequences of the new smoking ban in public buildings in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland. The project involves panel studies on shopkeepers and employees (both smokers and non smokers). Opinions before and after the smoking ban will be compared. The research aims to identify main changes in smoking behaviour and attitute towards the ban.

Additional information

Start date
01.03.2007
End date
01.05.2008
Duration
14 Months
Status
Ended
Research areas
S263 Social psychology
S290 Social medecine