Alexander Wagenaar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint General deterrence effects of U.S. statutory DUI fine and jail penalties: long-term follow-up in 32 states
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 39:982-94. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Complying with the minimum drinking age: effects of enforcement and training interventions
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:255-62. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of drivers' license suspension policies on alcohol-related crash involvement: long-term follow-up in forty-six states
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1399-406. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of legal BAC limits on fatal crash involvement: analyses of 28 states from 1976 through 2002
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177 USA
    J Safety Res 38:493-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of state coalitions to reduce underage drinking: a national evaluation
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:307-15. 2006
  6. pmc Effects of alcohol taxes on alcohol-related mortality in Florida: time-series analyses from 1969 to 2004
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1915-21. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Relationships between drinking onset, alcohol use intensity, and nighttime risk behaviors in a college bar district
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:421-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol price and intoxication in college bars
    Ryan J O'Mara
    Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, FL 32611 8210, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1973-80. 2009
  9. doi request reprint 5-HTTLPR genotype and associations with intoxication and intention to drive: results from a field study of bar patrons
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    Addict Biol 16:133-41. 2011
  10. pmc Effects of alcohol tax and price policies on morbidity and mortality: a systematic review
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2270-8. 2010

Research Grants

  1. PREVENTING ALCOHOL SALES TO MINORS
    Alexander Wagenaar; Fiscal Year: 2001

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint General deterrence effects of U.S. statutory DUI fine and jail penalties: long-term follow-up in 32 states
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 39:982-94. 2007
    ..We examined effects of state statutory changes in DUI fine or jail penalties for firsttime offenders from 1976 to 2002...
  2. ncbi request reprint Complying with the minimum drinking age: effects of enforcement and training interventions
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:255-62. 2005
    ..Results also illustrated the utility and strength of the controlled time-series trial research design. Additional research on temporal and geospatial distribution of community-level intervention effects is warranted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of drivers' license suspension policies on alcohol-related crash involvement: long-term follow-up in forty-six states
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1399-406. 2007
    ..State-specific results were combined using meta-analytic techniques, and provide a direct test of the concept of celerity--time between offending behavior and consequent punishment--from deterrence theory...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of legal BAC limits on fatal crash involvement: analyses of 28 states from 1976 through 2002
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177 USA
    J Safety Res 38:493-9. 2007
    ..One approach has been to lower the legally allowable alcohol concentration for drivers. We examined the effects of changes in legal BAC limit in 28 U.S. states from January, 1976 to December, 2002...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of state coalitions to reduce underage drinking: a national evaluation
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:307-15. 2006
    ..An independent national outcome evaluation of this $21-million effort was conducted...
  6. pmc Effects of alcohol taxes on alcohol-related mortality in Florida: time-series analyses from 1969 to 2004
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1915-21. 2010
    ..Yet, relatively few studies have examined effects of alcohol taxes on alcohol-related mortality. We evaluated effects of multiple changes in alcohol tax rates in the state of Florida from 1969 to 2004 on disease (not injury) mortality...
  7. doi request reprint Relationships between drinking onset, alcohol use intensity, and nighttime risk behaviors in a college bar district
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:421-8. 2009
    ..To identify antecedents of risk behavior events in college bar patrons...
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol price and intoxication in college bars
    Ryan J O'Mara
    Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, FL 32611 8210, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1973-80. 2009
    ..Therefore, we assessed patron's cost per gram of ethanol consumed at on-premise drinking establishments and its association with intoxication upon leaving an establishment...
  9. doi request reprint 5-HTTLPR genotype and associations with intoxication and intention to drive: results from a field study of bar patrons
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    Addict Biol 16:133-41. 2011
    ..The 5-HTTLPR genotype may play an important role in the etiology of problems associated with on-premise drinking establishments...
  10. pmc Effects of alcohol tax and price policies on morbidity and mortality: a systematic review
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2270-8. 2010
    ..We systematically reviewed the effects of alcohol taxes and prices on alcohol-related morbidity and mortality to assess their public health impact...
  11. ncbi request reprint Preventing youth access to alcohol: outcomes from a multi-community time-series trial*
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, USA
    Addiction 100:335-45. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Effects of beverage alcohol price and tax levels on drinking: a meta-analysis of 1003 estimates from 112 studies
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Addiction 104:179-90. 2009
    ..A total of 112 studies of alcohol tax or price effects were found, containing 1003 estimates of the tax/price-consumption relationship...
  13. pmc Effects of alcohol tax increases on alcohol-related disease mortality in Alaska: time-series analyses from 1976 to 2004
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1464-70. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effects of tax increases on alcoholic beverages in 1983 and 2002 on alcohol-related disease mortality in Alaska...
  14. ncbi request reprint Policies to reduce underage drinking. A review of the recent literature
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, University of Florida School of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 17:275-97. 2005
  15. doi request reprint A randomized trial to evaluate a management training program to prevent illegal alcohol sales
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Addiction 103:405-13; discussion 414-5. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Environmental policies to reduce college drinking: an update of research findings
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:208-19. 2007
    ..The present article summarizes recent research on the effects of environmental policies and strategies affecting college students...
  17. ncbi request reprint Influencing alcohol control policies and practices at community festivals
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Drug Educ 36:15-32. 2006
    ..Future research should assess effects of the interventions on alcohol-related problems and effects of enforcement interventions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Media advocacy and underage drinking policies: a study of Louisiana news media from 1994 through 2003
    Eileen M Harwood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:246-57. 2005
    ..The authors conclude that more work is needed to understand how media advocacy strategies may hinder enactment of bills...
  19. pmc Illegal alcohol sales and use of alcohol control policies at community festivals
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:165-73. 2005
    ..A secondary goal was to identify server and festival characteristics and festival policies related to the likelihood of illegal alcohol sales...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of lowering the legal BAC to 0.08 on single-vehicle-nighttime fatal traffic crashes in 19 jurisdictions
    Debra H Bernat
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:1089-97. 2004
    ..In the US, 41 states and the District of Columbia have enacted 0.08 per se laws, which specify that if a driver's BAC is at or above 0.08, a violation has occurred even if the driver does not show signs of intoxication...
  21. ncbi request reprint Illegal alcohol sales to obviously intoxicated patrons at licensed establishments
    Traci L Toomey
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:769-74. 2004
    ..Another goal was to assess whether server and/or establishment characteristics were related to the likelihood of illegal sales. Results may inform future interventions to reduce illegal alcohol sales at licensed alcohol establishments...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measuring public opinion on alcohol policy: a factor analytic study of a US probability sample
    William W Latimer
    Department of Mental Hygiene, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 850 Hampton House, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Addict Behav 28:301-13. 2003
    ..The scales exhibited acceptable psychometric properties and were largely consistent with a rational framework which guided the survey construction...
  23. ncbi request reprint Secondhand effects of student alcohol use reported by neighbors of colleges: the role of alcohol outlets
    Henry Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Soc Sci Med 55:425-35. 2002
    ..The results suggest that neighborhood disruptions around colleges due to heavy alcohol use may be reduced by limiting the presence of alcohol outlets in those areas, and the marketing practices that this engenders...
  24. ncbi request reprint State laws mandating or promoting training programs for alcohol servers and establishment managers: an assessment of statutory and administrative procedures
    James F Mosher
    J Public Health Policy 23:90-113. 2002
    ..Comprehensiveness of RBS laws varied by state; however, RBS legislation was weak across all states overall. While some states were strong in one or two of the RBS components, almost all states were weak in at least one component...

Research Grants5

  1. PREVENTING ALCOHOL SALES TO MINORS
    Alexander Wagenaar; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....