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The Effects of Smoking Bans

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The Effects of Smoking Bans

The Effects of Smoking Bans

The Effects of Smoking Bans

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Much is made of bans on smoking in public places as they are enacted — from Ireland to New York and California. But what effects do smoking bans have — and do they really help people kick the habit?

Guest:

Frances Stillman, co-director, Institute for Global Tobacco Control at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health