Cigarettes of 'ambiguous quality' in the Greek black market?

Antonopoulos, Georgios
September 2009
Trends in Organized Crime;Sep2009, Vol. 12 Issue 3/4, p260
Academic Journal
The author discusses aspects of the contraband cigarette in Greece, with the aim of contributing to discussion about the impact to the health of smokers who smoke cigarettes bought from the Greek black market. The author uses data based from an empirical research about the smuggling of cigarette in Greece. He concludes that economics does not have direct influence over the issue, and that there is indirect and direct identification of contraband cigarettes against counterfeit.


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