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Applying Lessons Learned from the Master Settlement Agreement with Big Tobacco to Other Industries

Presented by Boston University School of Public Health at Hiebert Lounge, Instructional Building, Boston MA

Feb 14 2018
Applying Lessons Learned from the Master Settlement Agreement with Big Tobacco to Other Industries

Cheryl Healton, Dean, College of Global Public Health, New York University

The landmark 1998 Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) between 46 state’s attorneys general and the US tobacco industry set in motion an unprecedented decline in tobacco consumption, saving millions of lives and potentially billions of dollars. Putting public health ahead of corporate profit was a hard-fought battle, and lessons from the tobacco wars could have significant value in approaching similar manufacturers—including the pharmaceutical and sugar-sweetened beverage industries—in an

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