Smoking, information sources, and risk perceptions—New results on Swedish data

Using data on Swedish adolescents, this study examines (1) perceptions of the addictiveness and mortality risk of smoking, (2) the effects of these perceptions on smoking behaviour, and (3) the role of various smoking risk information sources. The average respondent believed that 46 out of 100 smoke...

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Volume: 34
Main Author: Petter Lundborg
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: New York Spring Science + Business Media 01.06.2007
Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers
SPRINGER
Springer
published in: Journal of risk and uncertainty Vol. 34; no. 3; pp. 217 - 240
Data of publication: 20070601
ISSN: 0895-5646
1573-0476
1573-0476
EISSN: 1573-0476
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
Psychology
Subjects:
I10
D81
J13
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Springer Journals Complete - Open Access
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