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Deliverable 09.2 Model report and transition probabilities on reduction or cessation Deliverable 09.2 Model report and transition probabilities on reduction or cessation

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Date added: 07/30/2014
Date modified: 02/15/2016
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The reduction of harmful substance use and gambling does not refer only to cessation, but also changes in patterns of use and the environment of use that result in a reduction in harmful outcomes to the individual, friends and family, and wider society. Within this work we have examined the determinants of such changes with a focus towards non-formal treatment.

This report also presents methodologically updated transition probabilities and hazard ratios for the transitions between different stages of alcohol use, calculted with reference to the different covariates age, gender and socioeconomic status.

Deliverable 09.1 Determinants of a reduction in or cessation of harmful substance use and gambling Deliverable 09.1 Determinants of a reduction in or cessation of harmful substance use and gambling

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Date added: 07/30/2014
Date modified: 02/15/2016
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This report focuses on the determinants of reductions in or cessation of harmful use of substances and gambling, where harm may be a direct result of a behaviour or a consequence of societal reactions to that behaviour. Determinants identified are wide ranging and include availability, economic conditions, gender, personality traits, neurological changes, media campaigns, social identity and social networks.

 

Deliverable 11.2 Corporate Social Responsibility Deliverable 11.2 Corporate Social Responsibility

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Date added: 08/11/2014
Date modified: 03/15/2016
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This report looks at Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) across the tobacco, alcohol, and gambling industries in Europe, and also at CSR around decriminalised drugs (coffeeshops) and illicit drugs.  We also look at CSR in the high fat, salt or sugar (HFSS) food industry, given that some have argued that these products are addictive, and because its CSR discourses and practices share many features with the addictive industry.

Deliverable 06.2: Avoidable Costs of Addiction Deliverable 06.2: Avoidable Costs of Addiction

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Date added: 07/27/2015
Date modified: 01/27/2016
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Following D6.1, which documented the social costs attributable to the use of alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs in three EU countries with different policies with respect to illegal drugs (Poland, Portugal and Catalonia (Spain)), this report estimates which part of these costs are avoidable with decreased levels of alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug consumption, resulting in lower mortality rates and therefore benefits in productivity. It also analyzes the relationships between policies and costs in these countries, especially for costs occurring in the criminal sector, and estimates the avoidable costs associated with a potential introduction of a key policy, alcohol minimum unit price, in Poland.

Deliverable 08.1: Determinants of harmful substance use and gambling - review Deliverable 08.1: Determinants of harmful substance use and gambling - review

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Date added: 09/10/2013
Date modified: 02/15/2016
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