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Always extend the data series - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Nov 22, 2012

The New Zealand Drug Foundation's submission on alcohol reform legislation included this factoid on total alcohol consumption. Myth: Alcohol consumption has remained the same despite liberalisation of our liquor laws. Fact: Total alcohol consumption has increased over the past decade. Total alcohol available for consumption (calculated from production, imports and exports) increased by 9.4% between … Read More