I’m keynoting the workship on Food, Ethics, Politics at 4:00 with a reception to follow. My talk, “”Food, Ethics, Politics: The View from 2022,” will be in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Maeder Hall, Room 002. This event is part of the University Center for Human Values (UCHV) Conferences, Workshops & Special Events. To register to attend, click here.
Taxing sugar-sweetened beverages: a how-to guide to legislation
We have Healthy Food America and the University of Washington, the UCONN Rudd Center for Food Policy & Health, and the Public Health Law Center at Mitchell Hamline School of Law to thank for this guide to tax legislation that will promote health and racial equity.
- Reviews tax laws proposed and achieved in the US
- Summarizes the experience of advocates and policymakers
- Examines approaches used in alcohol, tobacco, and cannabis taxes
- Recommends how to draft legislation to promote equity
An infographic provides a quick overview.
Other supporting materials are available on the Healthy Food America website.
Want to give this a try? Here’s how.