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Cross-Industry Topics

Distract, delay, disrupt: examples of manufactured doubt from five industries.
Goldberg, R.F., Vandenburg, L.N. Reviews on Environmental Health, July 4, 2019. doi:10.1515/reveh-2019-0004

How Big Tobacco Hooked Childen on Sugary Drinks
Jacobs, A. New York Times, March 14, 2019.

Smoke and Fumes: A Hidden History of Oil and Tobacco
Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL), 2016.

Food safety scientists have ties to Big Tobacco: 'Hired guns' tasked with overseeing approval of additives
Young, C., Quinn, E. Center for Public Integrity, 2015.

Politics, Profit, and Psychiatric Diagnosis: A Case Study of Tobacco Use Disorder .
Hirschbein, L.D. American Journal of Public Health, September 11, 2014: e1-e9.

Same Strategy Different Industry: Corporate Influence on Public Policy
Shelley, D., Ogedegbe, G., Elbel, B. American Journal of Public Health. February 13, 2014: e1–e3.

Profits and pandemics: prevention of harmful effects of tobacco, alcohol, and ultra-processed food and drink industries
Moodie, R., Stuckler, D., Monteiro, C., Sheron, N., Neal, B., Thamarangsi, T., Lincoln, P., Casswell, S.; Lancet NCD Action Group. Lancet. February 23, 2013: 381(9867):670-9. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)62089-3.

Soda and Tobacco Industry Corporate Social Responsibility Campaigns: How Do They Compare?
Dorfman, L., Cheyne, A., Friedman, L.C., Wadud, A., Gottlieb, M. PLoS Medicine, 2012: 9(6): e1001241. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001241

Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming
Oreskes, N., Conway, E.M. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2010.

The bottom line or public health: tactics corporations use to influence health and health policy, and what we can do to counter them
Wiist, W.. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

The perils of ignoring history: Big Tobacco played dirty and millions died. How similar is Big Food?
Brownell, K.D., Warner, K.E. Milbank Quarterly, March 2009: 87(1):259-94. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0009.2009.00555.x.

Tobacco Control: What can be learnt and applied to nutrition policy?
A report commissioned by Diabetes New Zealand Inc. Allen & Clarke Policy and Regulatory Specialists Ltd, 2004.

Industry Documents Research Methods

Who Has Used Internal Company Documents for Biomedical and Public Health Research and Where Did They Find Them?
Wieland,S., Rutkow, L., Swaroop V.S., Kaufmann, C., Rosman, L., Twose, C., Mahendraratnam, N., Dickersin, K. PLoS One, May 6, 2014. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0094709

Tobacco Documents Research Methodology.
Anderson, S.J., McCandless, P.M., Klausner, K., Taketa, R., Yerger, V.B. Tobacco Control, 2011: 20:ii8-ii11. doi:10.1136/tc.2010.041921

A Guide to Deciphering the Internal Codes Used by the Tobacco Industry.
Cullen, D., Wayne, G.F., Connolly, G.N., Koh, H. Harvard School of Public Health, Division of Public Health Practice, Tobacco Research Program, August 2005.