H Saffer

Summary

Affiliation: City University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol advertising and alcohol consumption by adolescents
    Henry Saffer
    Department of Economics, Kean University, USA
    Health Econ 15:617-37. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of tobacco advertising bans on tobacco consumption
    H Saffer
    National Bureau of Economic Research, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Health Econ 19:1117-37. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of price on alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems
    Frank J Chaloupka
    Department of Economics, Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Alcohol Res Health 26:22-34. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of alcohol consumption on the earnings of older workers
    Henry Saffer
    Department of Economics, Kean University, Union, NJ, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 16:61-90. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Televised state-sponsored antitobacco advertising and youth smoking beliefs and behavior in the United States, 1999-2000
    Sherry Emery
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago 60608 1264, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:639-45. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Mixed messages on tobacco: comparative exposure to public health, tobacco company- and pharmaceutical company-sponsored tobacco-related television campaigns in the United States, 1999-2003
    Melanie Wakefield
    The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Addiction 100:1875-83. 2005
  7. pmc Effect of televised, tobacco company-funded smoking prevention advertising on youth smoking-related beliefs, intentions, and behavior
    Melanie Wakefield
    Center for Behavioral Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Public Health 96:2154-60. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Physical Activity
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Prescription Prices and Direct to Consumer Advertising
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Aging and Alcohol Demand
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. PREVENTION, ECONOMICS, AND OBESITY
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. PUBLIC POLICY, SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2001
  6. ALCOHOL ADVERTISING AND YOUTH--AN ECONOMETRIC APPROACH
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2001
  7. Neuroeconomics and Alcohol Control Policy
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol advertising and alcohol consumption by adolescents
    Henry Saffer
    Department of Economics, Kean University, USA
    Health Econ 15:617-37. 2006
    ..26, consistent with prior studies. The results show that reduction of alcohol advertising can produce a modest decline in adolescent alcohol consumption, though effects may vary by race and gender...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of tobacco advertising bans on tobacco consumption
    H Saffer
    National Bureau of Economic Research, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Health Econ 19:1117-37. 2000
    ..The primary conclusion of this research is that a comprehensive set of tobacco advertising bans can reduce tobacco consumption and that a limited set of advertising bans will have little or no effect...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of price on alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems
    Frank J Chaloupka
    Department of Economics, Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Alcohol Res Health 26:22-34. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of alcohol consumption on the earnings of older workers
    Henry Saffer
    Department of Economics, Kean University, Union, NJ, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 16:61-90. 2005
    ..The data set is longitudinal which allows for estimation of individual-fixed-effects specifications. These results indicate that alcohol use does not have a positive effect on earnings and wages...
  5. ncbi request reprint Televised state-sponsored antitobacco advertising and youth smoking beliefs and behavior in the United States, 1999-2000
    Sherry Emery
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago 60608 1264, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:639-45. 2005
    ..Recent state budget crises have dramatically reduced funding for state-sponsored antitobacco media campaigns. If campaigns are associated with reduced smoking, such cuts could result in long-term increases in state health care costs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mixed messages on tobacco: comparative exposure to public health, tobacco company- and pharmaceutical company-sponsored tobacco-related television campaigns in the United States, 1999-2003
    Melanie Wakefield
    The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Addiction 100:1875-83. 2005
    ..To describe and compare the extent of exposure among youth and adults to antitobacco advertising funded by tobacco control agencies, and to smoking-related advertising from tobacco and pharmaceutical companies...
  7. pmc Effect of televised, tobacco company-funded smoking prevention advertising on youth smoking-related beliefs, intentions, and behavior
    Melanie Wakefield
    Center for Behavioral Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Public Health 96:2154-60. 2006
    ..To relate exposure to televised youth smoking prevention advertising to youths' smoking beliefs, intentions, and behaviors...

Research Grants14

  1. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Physical Activity
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since physical activity has been shown to have a positive effect on health, lower levels for minority groups would be a factor contributing to observed racial and ethnic health differentials. ..
  2. Prescription Prices and Direct to Consumer Advertising
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A simulation of the effect of DTCA on drug prices and on increased sales of advertised drugs will be performed. This will be carried out for each therapeutic class. Three alternative DTCA scenarios will be simulated. ..
  3. Aging and Alcohol Demand
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  4. PREVENTION, ECONOMICS, AND OBESITY
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These data sets will be augmented with grocery, fast food, and cigarette prices and with fast food availability and fast food advertising. ..
  5. PUBLIC POLICY, SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The NCS will be augmented with an extensive series of substance abuse policy variables. These policy variables will be appended to the individual records at the county level or the state level. ..
  6. ALCOHOL ADVERTISING AND YOUTH--AN ECONOMETRIC APPROACH
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This is important since the estimated price elasticity of alcohol advertising can be used to estimate the effect of elimination of the tax deductibility of alcohol advertising. ..
  7. Neuroeconomics and Alcohol Control Policy
    Henry Saffer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It is important to understand which of these policies are more likely to reduce alcohol abuse since the alcohol industry is likely to oppose any changes which it believes will reduce sales. ..