Benjamin Hawkins: ‘Whisky gloss’ The alcohol industry, devolution and policy communities in Scotland
Posted on 26-05-2014

This presentation was part of ‘Going it alone’- Will Independence change Scotland’s relationship with Alcohol?.
Dr Benjamin Hawkins discusses the policy making process and the industry actors involved in that process. He relates to his project which focuses on the example of Scotland.

NDSAG 2014

Location: Dundee, Scotland

The conference featured 3 distinct research symposiums •Will independence change Scotland’s relationship with alcohol? •What Price A Unit? An exploration of Minimum Unit Pricing research •An in-depth look at the broad base of Scottish Alcohol Brief Interventions research

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