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  • Price hikes nudge the French to give up smoking
  • Price hikes nudge the French to give up smoking
    Susanne Nilsson (2017) ©
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Price hikes nudge the French to give up smoking

Once known as 'Europe's chimney', smoking is still a large part of French culture, with 47 billion French cigarettes lit up each year. In an attempt to combat the nation's nicotine addiction, France is raising the price of tobacco – opting for the stick over the carrot.

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