From: Tobacco Induced Diseases

Sarah E Adkison1*, Richard J O’Connor1, Michael Chaiton2 and Robert Schwartz3



As regulation of tobacco products tightens, there are concerns that illicit markets may develop to supply restricted products. However, there are few validated measures to assess attitudes or purchase intentions toward contraband tobacco (CT). As such, it is important to investigate individual level characteristics that are associated with the purchase and use of contraband tobacco.