Savolainen, L., Oksanen, A., kaakinen, M., Sirola, A., Miller, B. L., Paek, H., & Zych, I. (2020). The association between social media use and hazardous alcohol use Among youths: a four-country study. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 55(1), 86-95. https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agz088  Abstract Aims To examine the continuing role of daily popular social media use in youth hazardous alcohol Read More →

European Journal of Public Health, Volume 30, Issue 6, December 2020, Pages 1193–1200, https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa172   Abstract Background Alcohol industry actors are known to be involved in scientific research. Despite concerns regarding bias, the extent of involvement and coverage of this research are unknown. Methods We aimed to investigate the extent and type of scientific research Read More →

Juntsche, E., Bonela, A. A., Caluzzi, G., & He, Z. (2020). How much are we esposed to alcohol in electronic media? Development of the Alcoholic Beverage Identification Deep Learning Algorithm (ABIDLA). Drug and alcohol dependence, 208, 1-8. Doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.107841. Abstract Background Evidence demonstrates that seeing alcoholic beverages in electronic media increases alcohol initiation and frequent Read More →

Authors: Carah Nicholas & Brodmerkel Sven Title: Alcohol marketing in the era of digital media  Journal: Journal of studies on alcohol drugs, 82, 18-27, 2021.  ABSTRACT. Objective: Digital media platforms like Facebook and Instagram play a significant role in the marketing of alcohol, connect- ing producers and consumers in novel ways. Alcohol marketers have proven Read More →

By Knai, C., Petticrew, M., Capewell, S., et al.   Published on BMJ Global Health, 6, (2021)  Received: July 25, 2020 Accepted: October 22, 2020 Published Online: November 11, 2020   Objectives: Most non-communicable diseases are preventable and largely driven by the consumptionof harmful products, such as tobacco, alcohol, gambling and ultra-processed food and drink Read More →

  By Benjamin R. Hawkins & Jim McCambridge  Published on Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 82(1), 84–92 (2021)  Received: May 21, 2020 Accepted: September 10, 2020 Published Online: February 15, 2021   Objective: In 2016, the U.K. Chief Medical Officers published revised low-risk drinking guidelines, based on an updated evidence review. These guidelines Read More →

By Axelsson, Anton from Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School, JIBS, Business Administration & Yousef, Charles from Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School, JIBS, Business Administration. 2017 Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)).    Background: Alcohol has become ubiquitous in Swedish lifestyle blogs, as alcohol can be present in one third or one fifth Read More →

Hanneke Hendriks and Madelijn Strick from the University of Amsterdam and Utrecht University. September 2020.  This study focuses on the influence of humor in alcohol ads specifically on conversational occurrence, length, and valence about alcohol and alcohol ads.  Humor has been a debatable topic related to ads because of its strong effects and its pervasiveness. Read More →

Rand Europe, Technical Report; 2012 Policies related to alcohol pricing, promotion and discounts provide opportunities to address harms associated with alcohol misuse. However, there are important gaps in information and knowledge about the regulations in place across parts of Europe and their impacts on consumer prices and locations of purchase. Using market data, we explored Read More →

A study by Rebecca L. Collins,1 Steven C. Martino,2 Stephanie A. Kovalchik,1,3 Elizabeth J. D’Amico,1 William G. Shadel,2Kirsten M. Becker,1 and Anagha Tolpadi1. 1RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA; 2RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA; 3Correspondence should be sent to Rebecca L. Collins, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA, 90407, or gro.dnar@snilloc.  Objective: Recent research revealed momentary associations between exposure to Read More →