Category Paternalism

Are multi-buy discount bans paternalistic?

In recent months, both the central UK Government at Westminster, and the Scottish Government have released strategic plans for addressing obesity. In both cases, among the measures being considered is a ban on multi-buy discounts for unhealthy foods and drinks, such asĀ  confectionery, crisps, cakes and sugary sodas. This would outlaw price promotions that offer […]