FL Théodore
LR González Ángeles
LM Reynales Shigematsu
B Sáenz de Miera Juárez
EA Ochoa
B Llorente

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The Challenges of Tobacco Fiscal Policy Implementation in Mexico From the Perspective of Key Actors

Raising tobacco taxes is considered the most effective strategy to avoid smoking initiation and discourage its use, especially among vulnerable groups. However, few low- and middle-income countries have adopted high tobacco taxes. Raising taxes is, therefore, an opportunity to strengthen and accelerate tobacco control. The objective of this study is to analyze the barriers and facilitators to the tobacco tax increase in Mexico.