Tag: sugar tax

Sugar Tax Gains Momentum in 2016

Obesity is on the rise in many nations around the world, and we all know by now that sugar is a major culprit. This...

UK Sugar Tax Still Not So Sweet for Prime Minister Cameron

Placing a tax on products loaded with sugar may be one sweet alternative to battling the global obesity issue. However, UK Prime Minister David...

Is a Tax on Sugary Beverages Really Effective?

A new study published in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics has found that taxing sugary beverages in the United States could reduce the...