CigarR Documentation

Cigarette Consumption

Description

a panel of 46 observations from 1963 to 1992

Format

A data frame containing :

state

state abbreviation

year

the year

price

price per pack of cigarettes

pop

population

pop16

population above the age of 16

cpi

consumer price index (1983=100)

ndi

per capita disposable income

sales

cigarette sales in packs per capita

pimin

minimum price in adjoining states per pack of cigarettes

Details

total number of observations : 1380

observation : regional

country : United States

Source

Online complements to Baltagi (2001):

https://www.wiley.com/legacy/wileychi/baltagi/

Online complements to Baltagi (2013):

https://bcs.wiley.com/he-bcs/Books?action=resource&bcsId=4338&itemId=1118672321&resourceId=13452

References

Baltagi BH (2001). Econometric Analysis of Panel Data, 3rd edition. John Wiley and Sons ltd.

Baltagi BH (2013). Econometric Analysis of Panel Data, 5th edition. John Wiley and Sons ltd.

Baltagi B, Levin D (1992). “Cigarette taxation: Raising revenues and reducing consumption.” Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 3(2), 321-335. https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:eee:streco:v:3:y:1992:i:2:p:321-335.

Baltagi BH, Griffin JM, Xiong W (2000). “To Pool or Not to Pool: Homogeneous Versus Heterogeneous Estimators Applied to Cigarette Demand.” The Review of Economics and Statistics, 82(1), 117-126. doi: 10.1162/003465300558551, https://doi.org/10.1162/003465300558551.