As the appropriations season heats up, Big Candy lobbyists and other producers of sugar-containing products (SCP) are busy telling lawmakers that U.S. sugar policy is harming them financially and needs to be gutted.
Well, it turns out that’s not exactly true.
Check out this chart that was part of an extensive review of the economic effects of U.S. sugar policy by Dr. Alexander Triantis, the dean of the University of Maryland’s business school.
Enough said. #SugarPolicyWorks.