Matthew Farrelly

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of tobacco control program expenditures on aggregate cigarette sales: 1981-2000
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Health Econ 22:843-59. 2003
  2. pmc The impact of national smoking prevention campaigns on tobacco-related beliefs, intentions to smoke and smoking initiation: results from a longitudinal survey of youth in the United States
    Kevin C Davis
    RTI International 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:722-40. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Are tobacco control policies effective in reducing young adult smoking?
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:481-6. 2014
  4. pmc A comprehensive examination of the influence of state tobacco control programs and policies on youth smoking
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:549-55. 2013
  5. pmc Movie smoking and youth initiation: parsing smoking imagery and other adult content
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health Policy Research Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e51935. 2012
  6. pmc The consequences of high cigarette excise taxes for low-income smokers
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43838. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Promotion of smoking cessation with emotional and/or graphic antismoking advertising
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health and Environment Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:475-82. 2012
  8. pmc Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of television, radio and print advertisements in promoting the New York smokers' quitline
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health Policy Research Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 16:i21-3. 2007
  9. pmc The impact of tobacco control programs on adult smoking
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Division of Public Health and Environment, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:304-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Sustaining 'truth': changes in youth tobacco attitudes and smoking intentions after 3 years of a national antismoking campaign
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:42-8. 2009

Research Grants

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of tobacco control program expenditures on aggregate cigarette sales: 1981-2000
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Health Econ 22:843-59. 2003
    ..Our analyses clearly show that increases in funding for state tobacco control programs reduce tobacco use...
  2. pmc The impact of national smoking prevention campaigns on tobacco-related beliefs, intentions to smoke and smoking initiation: results from a longitudinal survey of youth in the United States
    Kevin C Davis
    RTI International 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:722-40. 2009
    ..Recall of TDS was associated with increased intentions to smoke soon but was not significantly associated with tobacco beliefs or smoking initiation among youth overall...
  3. doi request reprint Are tobacco control policies effective in reducing young adult smoking?
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:481-6. 2014
    ..We examined the influence of tobacco control program funding, smoke-free air laws, and cigarette prices on young adult smoking outcomes...
  4. pmc A comprehensive examination of the influence of state tobacco control programs and policies on youth smoking
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:549-55. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Movie smoking and youth initiation: parsing smoking imagery and other adult content
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health Policy Research Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e51935. 2012
    ..To isolate the independent influence of exposure to smoking and other adult content in the movies on youth smoking uptake...
  6. pmc The consequences of high cigarette excise taxes for low-income smokers
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43838. 2012
    ..To illustrate the burden of high cigarette excise taxes on low-income smokers...
  7. doi request reprint Promotion of smoking cessation with emotional and/or graphic antismoking advertising
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health and Environment Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:475-82. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of television, radio and print advertisements in promoting the New York smokers' quitline
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health Policy Research Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 16:i21-3. 2007
    ..This study assessed the relative effectiveness and cost effectiveness of television, radio and print advertisements to generate calls to the New York smokers' quitline...
  9. pmc The impact of tobacco control programs on adult smoking
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Division of Public Health and Environment, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:304-9. 2008
    ..We examined whether state tobacco control programs are effective in reducing the prevalence of adult smoking...
  10. doi request reprint Sustaining 'truth': changes in youth tobacco attitudes and smoking intentions after 3 years of a national antismoking campaign
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:42-8. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that well-executed antismoking campaigns can positively and consistently change youth's beliefs and attitudes, whereas a tobacco industry-sponsored campaign can have a counterproductive influence...
  11. doi request reprint Monitoring the tobacco use epidemic V: The environment: factors that influence tobacco use
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Public Health and Environment Division and the RTI UNC Center of Excellence for Health Promotion Economics, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Prev Med 48:S35-43. 2009
    ....
  12. doi request reprint The Influence of the National truth campaign on smoking initiation
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:379-84. 2009
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of a prominent national youth smoking-prevention campaign in the U.S. known as truth that was launched in February 2000...
  13. doi request reprint Promoting calls to a quitline: quantifying the influence of message theme, strong negative emotions and graphic images in television advertisements
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 20:279-84. 2011
    ..To understand the relative effectiveness of television advertisements that differ in their thematic focus and portrayals of negative emotions and/or graphic images in promoting calls to a smokers' quitline...
  14. ncbi request reprint Do increases in cigarette prices lead to increases in sales of cigarettes with high tar and nicotine yields?
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1015-20. 2007
    ..Our results are consistent with earlier population-based cross-sectional and longitudinal studies showing that higher cigarette prices and taxes are associated with increasing consumption of higher-yield cigarettes by smokers...
  15. pmc The impact of workplace smoking bans: results from a national survey
    M C Farrelly
    Center for Economics Research, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Tob Control 8:272-7. 1999
    ..To estimate the impact of workplace smoking restrictions on the prevalence and intensity of smoking among all indoor workers and various demographic and industry groups...
  16. pmc Evidence of a dose-response relationship between "truth" antismoking ads and youth smoking prevalence
    Matthew C Farrelly
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:425-31. 2005
    ..We studied the impact of the campaign on national smoking rates among US youths (students in grades 8, 10, and 12)...
  17. pmc Changes in hospitality workers' exposure to secondhand smoke following the implementation of New York's smoke-free law
    M C Farrelly
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 14:236-41. 2005
    ..To assess the impact on hospitality workers' exposure to secondhand smoke of New York's smoke-free law that prohibits smoking in all places of employment, including restaurants, bars, and bowling facilities...
  18. pmc Youth tobacco prevention mass media campaigns: past, present, and future directions
    M C Farrelly
    Tobacco Use Research Program, Health, Social and Economics Research, Research Triangle Institute, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 12:i35-47. 2003
    ..In conclusion, we outline research needed to fill gaps in our existing knowledge and discuss future directions in tobacco countermarketing aimed at youth...
  19. pmc Getting to the truth: evaluating national tobacco countermarketing campaigns
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:901-7. 2002
    ..This study examines how the American Legacy Foundation's "truth" campaign and Philip Morris's "Think. Don't Smoke" campaign have influenced youths' attitudes, beliefs, and intentions toward tobacco...
  20. ncbi request reprint The joint demand for cigarettes and marijuana: evidence from the National Household Surveys on Drug Abuse
    M C Farrelly
    Center for Economics Research, Research Triangle Institute, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Health Econ 20:51-68. 2001
    ..We also find that higher cigarette taxes appear to decrease the intensity of marijuana use and may have a modest negative effect on the probability of use among males...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effects of higher cigarette prices on tar and nicotine consumption in a cohort of adult smokers
    M C Farrelly
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Health Econ 13:49-58. 2004
    ..We found that smokers respond to higher cigarette prices by reducing the number of cigarettes smoked per day but also by switching to cigarettes that are higher in tar and nicotine per cigarette...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of a nicotine dependence scale for adolescents
    James Nonnemaker
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:295-301. 2004
    ..We found no meaningful differences in the measurement properties of the NDSA across these groups. The six-item self-report NDSA had good measurement properties in our sample...
  23. pmc Self-reported exposure to policy and environmental influences on smoking cessation and relapse: a 2-year longitudinal population-based study
    James Nonnemaker
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3591-608. 2011
    ..A number of policies may have an influence on multiple cessation outcomes. However, the effect varies by cessation outcome, and statistical significance is influenced by model specification...
  24. doi request reprint The influence of television advertisements on promoting calls to telephone quitlines
    Matthew Farrelly
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:15-22. 2013
    ..022). Although advertisements promoting cessation are the most effective in driving quitline use, other topics, such as messages highlighting the dangers of secondhand smoke, also prompt their quitlines...
  25. pmc Point of purchase cigarette promotions before and after the Master Settlement Agreement: exploring retail scanner data
    B R Loomis
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 15:140-2. 2006
    ..Retail promotions have the potential to offset the effects of cigarette tax and price increases and tobacco control programmes...
  26. doi request reprint Implementation of a tobacco-free regulation in substance use disorder treatment facilities
    Elizabeth Brown
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:319-27. 2012
    ..Tobacco-free services regulations in substance use disorder treatment facilities can be feasibly implemented, which has the potential to decrease the extremely high rates of tobacco use among people with substance use disorders...
  27. ncbi request reprint The effects of state counterindustry media campaigns on beliefs, attitudes, and smoking status among teens and young adults
    James C Hersey
    RTI, 1615 M Street, NW, Suite 740, Washington, DC 20036 3209, USA
    Prev Med 37:544-52. 2003
    ..This study sought to identify the pathways through which state-funded counterindustry media campaigns influence beliefs and attitudes regarding tobacco industry practices and smoking status...
  28. pmc Confirming "truth": more evidence of a successful tobacco countermarketing campaign in Florida
    Jeff Niederdeppe
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27612, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:255-7. 2004
    ..Florida teens had higher levels of "truth" campaign awareness and were more likely to agree with campaign-targeted beliefs; 2 of these beliefs were the only items associated with current smoking...
  29. pmc Progression to established smoking among US youths
    Paul D Mowery
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:331-7. 2004
    ..Our study presents national estimates of the proportion of youths in each of 7 stages of smoking and investigates the associations between risk/protective factors and progression to established smoking...
  30. ncbi request reprint Using anti-tobacco industry messages to prevent smoking among high-risk adolescents
    James F Thrasher
    Department of Health Behavior ealth Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:325-37. 2006
    ..Overall, these results suggest that anti-industry messages are a promising strategy for preventing smoking among high- and low-risk adolescents alike...
  31. pmc The association of retail promotions for cigarettes with the Master Settlement Agreement, tobacco control programmes and cigarette excise taxes
    Brett R Loomis
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Tob Control 15:458-63. 2006
    ..Less is known about the proportion of cigarette sales occurring as part of a retail promotion and about the effects of tobacco control policies on cigarette promotions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Findings and implications from a national study on potential reduced exposure products (PREPs)
    Lisa M Hund
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:791-7. 2006
    ..With half of adult smokers interested in trying PREPs, the need for concrete scientific evidence on the potential impact of these products is critical...
  33. pmc Media advocacy, tobacco control policy change and teen smoking in Florida
    Jeff Niederdeppe
    Department of Population Health, University of Wisconsin, Rm 707 WARF Building, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Tob Control 16:47-52. 2007
    ..To assess whether media advocacy activities implemented by the Florida Tobacco Control Program contributed to increased news coverage, policy changes and reductions in youth smoking...
  34. pmc Declines in hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction in New York state after implementation of a comprehensive smoking ban
    Harlan R Juster
    New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Surveillance, Albany, NY 12237 0679, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2035-9. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Association between national smoking prevention campaigns and perceived smoking prevalence among youth in the United States
    Kevin C Davis
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:430-6. 2007
    ..To understand the potential effects of anti-smoking media campaigns on perceived peer smoking prevalence, a noted predictor of smoking initiation and prevalence among youth...
  36. pmc State tobacco control spending and youth smoking
    John A Tauras
    Department of Economics m c 144, University of Illinois at Chicago, 601 South Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 7121, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:338-44. 2005
    ..We examined the relationship between state-level tobacco control expenditures and youth smoking prevalence and cigarette consumption...
  37. ncbi request reprint Media and secondhand smoke exposure: results from a national survey
    W Douglas Evans
    American Legacy Foundation, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:62-71. 2006
    ..To investigate whether associations between anti-secondhand smoke (SHS) media, social cognitions about SHS, and home restrictions on smoking follow patterns observed in smoking behavior...
  38. pmc Cigarette prices, smoking, and the poor, revisited
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Am J Public Health 98:582-3; author reply 583-584. 2008

Research Grants3

  1. Macro-social & Parent Influence on Adolescents' Drug Use
    Matthew Farrelly; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Generalized Growth Mixture Modeling will be used to test the study hypotheses. ..