Alcohol Licensing Quantity Caps
- 1) Alcohol licensing regimes have been present in America since colonial times.
- 2) Governments often restrict or “cap” the number of licenses that a single entity can own or possess.
- 3) Licensing caps create a host of unintended consequences while not delivering noticeable safety benefits.
- 4) Policymakers should seek to reform and modernize alcohol licensing caps to provide more retailing options for American consumers.