Alcohol and Emerging Markets: Patterns, Problems, and Response / Edition 1

Alcohol and Emerging Markets: Patterns, Problems, and Response / Edition 1

by Marcus Grant, International Center for Alcohol Policie
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0876309783

ISBN-13: 9780876309780

Pub. Date: 12/15/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Divided into two parts, Alcohol and Emerging Markets begins with a series of case studies that assess alcohol issues in four regions - Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa - and four countries - China, India, Mexico, and Russia. Issues such as past and current public policy developments, prevention programs, and treatment

Overview

Divided into two parts, Alcohol and Emerging Markets begins with a series of case studies that assess alcohol issues in four regions - Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa - and four countries - China, India, Mexico, and Russia. Issues such as past and current public policy developments, prevention programs, and treatment of alcohol related disorders are addressed as well as the health consequences of alcohol use and abuse. In the second part, the contributors consider the issues relevant to the entire geographical region covered by the book. The book also includes a chapter that examines the role of the industry in emerging markets and suggests a set of guidelines that address alcohol misuse issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876309780
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/15/1998
Series:
ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Drinking Patterns and Policy Development. Part One: Contemporary Trends Sub-Saharan Africa. Asia: An Overview. South East Asia. China. India. Central and Eastern Europe. Russia. Latin America. Mexico. Part Two: Encouraging Better Practice. Beverage Alcohol in Developing Regions: An Anthropological and Epidemiological Perspective on Public Health Issues. Economic Issues and the Emerging Global Alcohol Market. Alcohol in Emerging Markets: Identifying the Most Appropriate Role for the Alcohol Beverage Industry. Afterword.

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