William L Hamilton

Summary

Affiliation: Abt Associates
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cigarette advertising in magazines: the tobacco industry response to the Master Settlement Agreement and to public pressure
    William L Hamilton
    Abt Associates Inc, 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii54-8. 2002
  2. pmc Trends in prevalence of current smoking, Massachusetts and states without tobacco control programmes, 1990 to 1999
    J M Weintraub
    Abt Associates, Inc, 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 1168, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii8-13. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Smokers' responses to advertisements for regular and light cigarettes and potential reduced-exposure tobacco products
    William L Hamilton
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S353-62. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Who supports tobacco excise taxes? Factors associated with towns' and individuals' support in Massachusetts
    William L Hamilton
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:333-40. 2005
  5. pmc Recall of health warnings in smokeless tobacco ads
    Linda Truitt
    Abt Associates, Inc, 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 1168, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii59-63. 2002
  6. pmc Do local tobacco regulations influence perceived smoking norms? Evidence from adult and youth surveys in Massachusetts
    William L Hamilton
    CNU Associates, Lincoln, MA 01773, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:709-22. 2008
  7. pmc Town-level characteristics and smoking policy adoption in Massachusetts: are local restaurant smoking regulations fostering disparities in health protection?
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:286-92. 2004
  8. pmc Effect of local youth-access regulations on progression to established smoking among youths in Massachusetts
    Carey Conley Thomson
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Tob Control 16:119-26. 2007
  9. pmc Local restaurant smoking regulations and the adolescent smoking initiation process: results of a multilevel contextual analysis among Massachusetts youth
    Michael Siegel
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, TW2, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:477-83. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Cigarette advertising in magazines: the tobacco industry response to the Master Settlement Agreement and to public pressure
    William L Hamilton
    Abt Associates Inc, 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii54-8. 2002
    ..The responses of the tobacco industry to the MSA and to the public pressure are examined...
  2. pmc Trends in prevalence of current smoking, Massachusetts and states without tobacco control programmes, 1990 to 1999
    J M Weintraub
    Abt Associates, Inc, 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 1168, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii8-13. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Smokers' responses to advertisements for regular and light cigarettes and potential reduced-exposure tobacco products
    William L Hamilton
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S353-62. 2004
    ..Effective regulation may need to focus on consumer perceptions resulting from advertisements rather than the explicit content of advertising text...
  4. ncbi request reprint Who supports tobacco excise taxes? Factors associated with towns' and individuals' support in Massachusetts
    William L Hamilton
    Abt Associates Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:333-40. 2005
    ..The authors examined factors related to public support for cigarette taxes: smoking behavior, attitudes about other tobacco control policies, and sociodemographic factors...
  5. pmc Recall of health warnings in smokeless tobacco ads
    Linda Truitt
    Abt Associates, Inc, 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 1168, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii59-63. 2002
    ..To determine the effects of health warning characteristics in smokeless tobacco magazine print ads on warning recall, and the implications for current US Federal regulations...
  6. pmc Do local tobacco regulations influence perceived smoking norms? Evidence from adult and youth surveys in Massachusetts
    William L Hamilton
    CNU Associates, Lincoln, MA 01773, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:709-22. 2008
    ..Implementing and publicizing local regulations may help shape perceptions of community smoking norms...
  7. pmc Town-level characteristics and smoking policy adoption in Massachusetts: are local restaurant smoking regulations fostering disparities in health protection?
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:286-92. 2004
    ..We identified and quantified differences in sociodemographic characteristics of communities relative to the strength of local restaurant smoking regulations in Massachusetts...
  8. pmc Effect of local youth-access regulations on progression to established smoking among youths in Massachusetts
    Carey Conley Thomson
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Tob Control 16:119-26. 2007
    ..To test whether community-level restrictions on youth access to tobacco (including both ordinances and enforcement) are associated with less smoking initiation or less progression to established smoking among adolescents...
  9. pmc Local restaurant smoking regulations and the adolescent smoking initiation process: results of a multilevel contextual analysis among Massachusetts youth
    Michael Siegel
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, TW2, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:477-83. 2008
    ..To assess whether smoke-free restaurant laws influence the progression from (1) never smoking to early experimentation and (2) early experimentation to established smoking...