This article illustrates how governmental tax policymakers are an insignificant threat to tobacco companies. Security implications are alluded to--viz., company relationships with illicit trafficking organizations, the health of populations, and tax policies towards illegal drugs if the last were to become legal.
"Blowing Smoke: Tobacco Companies, Anti-Tobacco Tax Policies, and International Security,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 4
, Article 2.
Available at: http://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol4/iss19/2