ALICE RAP Science Findings

The ALICE RAP Science Findings give a simple (1-2 page) account of each of the main results coming out of the different lines of research undertaken in the project. Each Science Finding gives a summary of the results and links to further reading and the more detailed ALICE RAP deliverable reports.

The full volume of science findings is now available for download.

Documents

Order by : Name | Date | Hits [ Descendent ]

AR Science Findings 50 - Managing corporate influence AR Science Findings 50 - Managing corporate influence

hot!
Date added: 06/30/2016
Date modified: 06/30/2016
Filesize: 236.09 kB
Downloads: 3142

In the interests of public health, we need to rethink how we understand corporate power and manage it through policy structures, including adopting whole-government approaches, binding regulation, broadening the definition of ‘lobbying’ and tightening its regulation in relation to addictive industries in Europe and EU member states.

Key words: Corporate capture, industry, transparency, lobbying


Author(s): Miller, Harkins

AR Science Findings 51- Accountability tool AR Science Findings 51- Accountability tool

hot!
Date added: 02/01/2016
Date modified: 06/09/2016
Filesize: 273.73 kB
Downloads: 3839

A health footprint can be used as an accountability tool to apportion the harm to health and premature death imposed by the different drivers of addictive drug use and behaviours.

Key words: Health footprint, addictive products, harm, accountability

 

Lead author(s): Anderson

AR Science Findings 52-Interdisciplinary research AR Science Findings 52-Interdisciplinary research

hot!
Date added: 02/01/2016
Date modified: 06/09/2016
Filesize: 279.04 kB
Downloads: 3187

Interdisciplinary research activity is challenging but crucial for developing a more nuanced and comprehensive understanding of and addressing the factors that influence the development of harmful substance use and gambling behaviours.

Key words: interdisciplinarity, substance use, determinants, gambling

 

Lead author(s): Gell, Lees, McLeod, Bühringer, Meier, Holmes, Lingford-Hughes, Forberger

AR Science Findings 53-Stage specific determinants AR Science Findings 53-Stage specific determinants

hot!
Date added: 02/01/2016
Date modified: 06/09/2016
Filesize: 282.6 kB
Downloads: 3210

Examining the determinants of transitions across a developmental trajectory of harmful behaviour can help with the identification of stage-specific (e.g. risky use, harmful use, cessation of use) determinants, which should result in earlier and more nuanced public health responses to the development of problem behaviour.

Key words: stage-specific determinants, harmful behaviour, transitions, public health response

 

Lead author(s): Gell, Lees, McLeod, Bühringer, Meier, Holmes, Lingford-Hughes, Forberger

AR Science Findings 54- Networking AR Science Findings 54- Networking

hot!
Date added: 02/01/2016
Date modified: 06/09/2016
Filesize: 329.9 kB
Downloads: 3324

Trust, management, and networking are critical for the development of international research projects.

Key words: networking, management, research, trust

 

Lead author(s): Ysa, Albareda