Posts Tagged ‘fat food tax’

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    A First For Denmark

    Oct 4, 11 • 173 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Government, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Denmark just became the first country in the world to have a fat food tax. That means butter, milk, pizza, any food with more than 2.3% saturated fat content is more expensive. To be precise, for every 2.2 pounds (one kilogram), the tax is $2.90 (16 kroner).