Evidence suggests that taxes do not reduce obesity

Stephanie Lis appears on Channel 5 news

Stephanie Lis appeared on Channel 5 news discussing a suggested 20 per cent tax increase on sugary drinks. Stephanie argued that similar policies have been unsuccessful, giving the example of Denmark introducing a fat tax and a soda tax that failed to change shopping habits. Stephanie argued that with the cost of living so high it is a ridiculous proposal.

Watch the full segment here