European Alcohol Policy Conference Programme
Thursday 18 June 2004 - Workshop 6 (pm)
Alcohol taxes and public health in EU perspective

Objective: The objective of this workshop is to give an insight into EU activities in harmonising travellers’ alcohol import allowances and alcohol excise duties and the attempts to construct public health programmes for alleviating the problems of alcohol use.

Subject (Links to /papers/presentations)


Sweden and the negotiations concerning increasing travellers’ alcohol import allowances

Jenny  Cisneros,
SoRAD, Sweden

Harmonising alcohol excise duties in the EU
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Esa Österberg and Thomas Karlsson
STAKES, Finland

EU's public health programme 

Kari Paaso
Sanco, EU