Tag Archives: Tobacco

Plos One article on light smoking published

Relationship of Smokefree Laws and Alcohol Use with Light and Intermittent Smoking and Quit Attempts among US Adults and Alcohol Users Nan Jiang, MariaElena Gonzalez, Pamela M. Ling, Stanton A. Glantz Abstract Introduction: Light and intermittent smoking (LITS) has become increasingly common. Alcohol drinkers are more likely to smoke. We examined the association of smokefree… Read More »

co-authored article published in Health Economics showing effects of smokefree workplace law

We show that smokefree workplace coverage helps to decrease smoking among workers and decrease second hand smoke exposure. While restaurants and bars are often the targets of smokefree laws, this article show the importance of passing and enforcing smokefree workplace policies, as they reduce workers’ exposure to toxic substances. The Effects of Workplace Clean Indoor… Read More »