Where There's a Smoking Ban, There's Still Fire

Since 2001, the pervasiveness of 100-percent smoke-free bans has increased dramatically"”from 32 local laws in 2001 to 308 by the end of 2009. The authors use individual-level data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System survey to examine the effect of these bans in workplaces, bars, and restaurants on changes in smoking initiation, continuation, and cessation...


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