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Ae-Sook Kim

Document Type



Public and Environmental Affairs-Health Services Administration

University Affiliation

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne


Is there a connection between smoking ban policies and community health? I will be researching if communities with a smoking ban have had better health after the ban or prior to. My alternative hypothesis is that five years after a smoking ban is in place, the health of the community will go in a positive direction. The null hypothesis is that there is no relationship between the health of a community and the smoking ban put in place.

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