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Posts from the ‘Findings and Views’ Category

Article | Regulatory chills: tobacco industry legal threats and the politics of tobacco standardized packaging in New Zealand

This new study suggests that threats of lawsuits by the tobacco industry helped delay the New Zealand legislation for plain tobacco packs by at least three years.

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Conference | SRNT, Baltimore February 2018

The presentations and posters given by ASPIRE2025 researchers at the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Annual Meeting - Baltimore, USA, in February 2018

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Article | The contribution of smokefree outdoor areas in achieving New Zealand’s Smokefree 2025 goal

This research highlights a need for more commitment by local government to achieving the Smokefree 2025 goal.

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Article | Addressing ethnic disparities in adolescent smoking: Is reducing exposure to smoking in the home a key?

New Zealand children and teens growing up in smokefree homes are less likely to take up smoking, even if their parents are smokers, this ASPIRE2025 study has found.

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Blog | Standardised packaging: A new era in reducing tobacco marketing in NZ

In this blog, we discuss the importance of developing an on-going monitoring and evaluation plan around tobacco plain packaging, introduced in NZ from March 2018

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