Authors: Jane Landon, Tim Lobstein, Fiona Godfrey, Paula Johns, Chris Brookes, David Jernigan Title: International codes and agreements to restrict the promotion of harmful products can hold lessons for the control of alcohol marketing Journal: Addiction, 2016, 10.1111/add.13545 Abstract: Background and aims: The 2011 UN Summit on Non-Communicable Disease failed to call for global action on alcohol marketing despite Read More →

Authors: Jonathan Noel, Zita Lazzarini, Kate Robaina & Alan Vendrame Title: Alcohol Industry Self-Regulation: Who is it really protecting? Journal: Addiction, 2016, 10.1111/add.13433 Abstract: Self-regulation has been promoted by the alcohol industry as a sufficient means of regulating alcohol marketing activities. However, evidence suggests that the guidelines of self-regulated alcohol marketing codes are routinely violated, resulting in excessive Read More →

Authors: Mitchell & Casben Title: For Debate – Trade Law and Alcohol Regulation: What Role for a Global Alcohol Marketing Code? Journal: Addiction, 2016, 10.1111/add.13606 Abstract: Background and aims: Following calls for restrictions and bans on alcohol advertising, and in light of the tobacco industry’s challenge to Australia’s tobacco plain packaging measure, a tobacco control measure finding Read More →

Authors: Gallopel-Morvan,Spilka, Mutatayi, Rigaud, Lecas & Beck Title: France’s Évin Law on the control of alcohol advertising: content, effectiveness and limitations Journal: Addiction, 2016, 10.1111/add.13431. Abstract: Aims: To assess the effectiveness of the 2015 version of the French Évin Law that was implemented in 1991 with the objective of protecting young people from alcohol advertising. Design: Data were Read More →

Authors: Al-Hamdani M, Smith S. Title: Alcohol warning label perceptions: Emerging evidence for alcohol policy. Journal: Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2015 Oct 3;106(6):e395-400. doi: 10.17269/cjph.106.5116. Abstract: Objectives: Patterns of alcohol and cigarette use and abuse can be considered parallels due to their similar social, biological and epidemiological implications. Therefore, the cross-fertilization of policy research, including Read More →

Authors: Adam E. Barry, Austin M. Bates, Olufunto Olusanya, Cystal E. Vinal, Emily Martin, Janiene E. Peoples, Zachary A. Jackson, Shanaisa A. Billinger, Aishatu Yusuf, Daunte A. Cauley, Javier R. Montano Title: Alcohol Marketing on Twitter and Instagram: Evidence of Directly Advertising to Youth/Adolescents Journal: Alcohol and Alcoholism Nov 2015, DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agv128 Abstract: Aims: Assess Read More →

Author: Ziming Xuan, Jason G. Blanchette, Toben F. Nelson, Thien H. Nguyen, Scott E. Hadland, Nadia L. Oussayef, Timothy C. Heeren, Timothy S. Naimi Title: Youth Drinking in the United States: Relationships With Alcohol Policies and Adult Drinking Journal: Pediatrics peds.2015-0537; published ahead of print June 1, 2015,doi:10.1542/peds.2015-0537 Abstract BACKGROUND: The relationship between the alcohol Read More →

Author: Barry AE, Johnson E, Rabre A, Darville G, Donovan KM, Efunbumi O. Title: Underage access to online alcohol marketing content: a YouTube case study Journal: Alcohol and Alcoholism. 2014;ePub(ePub):ePub-ePub. Abstract Aims: With the proliferation of the Internet and online social media use, alcohol advertisers are now marketing their products through social media sites such as YouTube, Facebook Read More →

Author: Nandi Siegfried, David C Pienaar, John E Ataguba, Jimmy Volmink, Tamara Kredo, Mlenga Jere, Charles DH Parry Title: Restricting or banning alcohol advertising to reduce alcohol consumption in adults and adolescents Journal: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD010704. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010704.pub2. Abstract Background Alcohol is estimated to be the fifth leading risk factor Read More →

Author: Marina Bosque-Prous, Albert Espelt, Anna M. Guitart, Montserrat Bartroli, Joan R. Villalbí, M. Teresa Brugal
Title: Association between stricter alcohol advertising regulations and lower hazardous drinking across European countries
Journal: Addiction. 2014:n/a-n/a. Read More →