E D Balbach

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Tobacco industry documents: comparing the Minnesota Depository and internet access
    E D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA
    Tob Control 11:68-72. 2002
  2. pmc R.J. Reynolds' targeting of African Americans: 1988-2000
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:822-7. 2003
  3. pmc Union women, the tobacco industry, and excise taxes: a lesson in unintended consequences
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S121-5. 2009
  4. pmc Political coalitions for mutual advantage: the case of the Tobacco Institute's Labor Management Committee
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:985-93. 2005
  5. pmc How the health belief model helps the tobacco industry: individuals, choice, and "information"
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Tob Control 15:iv37-43. 2006
  6. pmc Political coalitions and working women: how the tobacco industry built a relationship with the Coalition of Labor Union Women
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:27-32. 2006
  7. pmc Tobacco control advocates must demand high-quality media campaigns: the California experience
    E D Balbach
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, USA
    Tob Control 7:397-408. 1998
  8. pmc Building alliances in unlikely places: progressive allies and the Tobacco Institute's coalition strategy on cigarette excise taxes
    Richard B Campbell
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Ave, Medford MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1188-96. 2009
  9. pmc Manufacturing credibility: the National Energy Management Institute and the Tobacco Institute's strategy for indoor air quality
    Richard B Campbell
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:497-503. 2011
  10. pmc Smoke-free airlines and the role of organized labor: a case study
    Jocelyn Pan
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:398-404. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Labor and the Tobacco Industry
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Tobacco industry documents: comparing the Minnesota Depository and internet access
    E D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA
    Tob Control 11:68-72. 2002
    ....
  2. pmc R.J. Reynolds' targeting of African Americans: 1988-2000
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:822-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe RJ Reynolds (RJR) Tobacco Company's strategy for targeting African Americans, as revealed in tobacco industry documents and magazine advertisements...
  3. pmc Union women, the tobacco industry, and excise taxes: a lesson in unintended consequences
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S121-5. 2009
    ..Because excise taxes are endorsed in the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, tobacco-control advocates must understand how to build relationships with low-SES populations and mitigate potential alliances with the tobacco industry...
  4. pmc Political coalitions for mutual advantage: the case of the Tobacco Institute's Labor Management Committee
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:985-93. 2005
    ..While public health advocates missed an opportunity to partner with unions on the issue of smoke-free worksites during the era studied, they can use a similar strategy to form coalitions with unions...
  5. pmc How the health belief model helps the tobacco industry: individuals, choice, and "information"
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Tob Control 15:iv37-43. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Political coalitions and working women: how the tobacco industry built a relationship with the Coalition of Labor Union Women
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:27-32. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Tobacco control advocates must demand high-quality media campaigns: the California experience
    E D Balbach
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, USA
    Tob Control 7:397-408. 1998
    ..To document efforts on the part of public officials in California to soften the media campaign's attack on the tobacco industry and to analyse strategies to counter those efforts on the part of tobacco control advocates...
  8. pmc Building alliances in unlikely places: progressive allies and the Tobacco Institute's coalition strategy on cigarette excise taxes
    Richard B Campbell
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Ave, Medford MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1188-96. 2009
    ..By placing excise taxes within a strategic policy nexus that promotes mutual public interest goals, public health advocates may use a similar strategy in forging their own excise tax coalitions...
  9. pmc Manufacturing credibility: the National Energy Management Institute and the Tobacco Institute's strategy for indoor air quality
    Richard B Campbell
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:497-503. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Smoke-free airlines and the role of organized labor: a case study
    Jocelyn Pan
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:398-404. 2005
    ..This case illustrates the potential for successful partnerships between unions and tobacco control policy advocates when developing smoke-free worksite policies...
  11. pmc Mobilising public opinion for the tobacco industry: the Consumer Tax Alliance and excise taxes
    R Campbell
    Tufts University, Community Health Program, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Tob Control 17:351-6. 2008
    ..By obscuring its own role in this effort, the tobacco industry undermined the public's reasonable expectations for transparency in the policy-making process...
  12. ncbi request reprint A decade of work on organized labor and tobacco control: reflections on research and coalition building in the United States
    Elizabeth M Barbeau
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Policy 28:118-35. 2007
    ....

Research Grants7

  1. Labor and the Tobacco Industry
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Case studies will focus on clean indoor air, tobacco tax increases, and employment discrimination at the federal, state, and local level. ..
  2. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..To implement these interventions in states with strong unions, public health must work with organized labor. This project will study the factors that facilitate and impede that relationship with a goal of improving it. ..
  3. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To implement these interventions in states with strong unions, public health must work with organized labor. This project will study the factors that facilitate and impede that relationship with a goal of improving it. ..