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Reports on BAT Activities

Mandal S, Gilmore A, Collin J, et al. Block, amend, delay: tobacco industry efforts to influence the European Union's Tobacco Products Directive (2001/37/EC). 2012.

BAT in its own words. Action on Smoking and Health (ASH). April 2005.

Exposed: Tobacco Companies Efforts to Influence Industry Privatisation, Medical News Today: April 2005.

Sallmann, PA. Document Destruction and Civil Litigation in Victoria. May 2004.

House of Commons Select Committee on Health, Second Report. The Tobacco Industry And The Health Risks Of Smoking, London: HMSO, 2000.

Supplementary memorandum by British American Tobacco (TB 28C). January 2000.

Analyses and Peer-Reviewed Articles

Assunta M. Tobacco industry's ITGA fights FCTC implementation in the Uruguay negotiations. Tobacco Control 2012 Nov;12(6):563-568.

Crosbie E, Glantz SA. Tobacco industry argues domestic trademark laws and international treaties preclude cigarette health warning labels, despite consistent legal advice that the argument is invalid. Tob.Control 2012 Nov 24.

Crosbie E, Sebrie EM, Glantz SA. Tobacco industry success in Costa Rica: the importance of FCTC article 5.3. Salud Publica Mex. 2012 Feb;54(1):28-38.

Gilmore AB. Understanding the vector in order to plan effective tobacco control policies: an analysis of contemporary tobacco industry materials. Tobacco Control 2012 Mar;21(2):119-126.

Hiilamo H, Crosbie E, Glantz SA. The evolution of health warning labels on cigarette packs: the role of precedents, and tobacco industry strategies to block diffusion. Tobacco Control 2012 Oct 23.

Lee S, Holden C, Lee K. Are transnational tobacco companies' market access strategies linked to economic development models? A case study of South Korea. Global Public Health. 2013 Jan 18.

Lee S, Ling P, Glantz S. The vector of the tobacco epidemic: tobacco industry practices in low and middle-income countries. Cancer Causes and Control 2012:1-13.

Lee S, Lee K, Holden C. Creating demand for foreign brands in a 'home run' market: tobacco company tactics in South Korea following market liberalisation. Tobacco Control 2012 November 14.

MacKenzie R, Collin J. 'Trade policy, not morals or health policy': The US Trade Representative, tobacco companies and market liberalization in Thailand. Global Social Policy 2012 August 01;12(2):149-172.

Shirane R, Smith K, Ross H, Silver KE, Williams S, Gilmore A. Tobacco Industry Manipulation of Tobacco Excise and Tobacco Advertising Policies in the Czech Republic: An Analysis of Tobacco Industry Documents. PLoS Med 2012 06/26;9(6):e1001248.

Skafida V, Silver KE, Rechel BP, Gilmore AB. Change in tobacco excise policy in Bulgaria: the role of tobacco industry lobbying and smuggling. Tobacco Control 2012 Nov 10.

Weishaar H, Collin J, Smith K, Gruning T, Mandal S, Gilmore A. Global Health Governance and the Commercial Sector: A Documentary Analysis of Tobacco Company Strategies to Influence the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. PLoS Med 2012 06/26;9(6):e1001249.

Chu A, Jiang N, Glantz SA. Transnational tobacco industry promotion of the cigarette gifting custom in China. Tobacco Control 2011 Jan 30.

Gonzalez M, Green LW, Glantz SA. Through tobacco industry eyes: civil society and the FCTC process from Philip Morris and British American Tobacco's perspectives. Tobacco Control 2011 Jun 2.

Holden C, Lee K. "A major lobbying effort to change and unify the excise structure in six Central American Countries": how British American Tobacco influenced tax and tariff rates in the Central American Common Market. Global Health. 2011 May 19;7(1):15.

Hurt RD, Ebbert JO, Achadi A, Croghan IT. Roadmap to a tobacco epidemic: transnational tobacco companies invade Indonesia. Tobacco Control 2011 August 18.

McDaniel PA, Malone RE. British American Tobacco's partnership with Earthwatch Europe and its implications for public health. Global Public Health. 2011 Feb 23:1-15.

Bialous SA, Presman S, Gigliotti A, Muggli M, Hurt R. Response of the tobacco industry to the creation of smoke-free environments in Brazil. Rev.Panam.Salud Publica 2010 Apr;27(4):283-290.

Holden C, Lee K, Gilmore A, Fooks G, Wander N. Trade policy, health, and corporate influence: British American tobacco and China's accession to the world trade organization. Int.J.Health Serv. 2010;40(3):421-441.

Petticrew MP, Lee K. The "Father of Stress" Meets "Big Tobacco": Hans Selye and the Tobacco Industry. Am.J.Public Health 2010 May 13.

Smith KE, Fooks G, Collin J, Weishaar H, Mandal S, Gilmore AB. "Working the System" - British American Tobacco's Influence on the European Union Treaty and Its Implications for Policy: An Analysis of Internal Tobacco Industry Documents. PLoS Med 2010 01/12;7(1):e1000202.

Stanton CR, Chu A, Collin J, Glantz SA. Promoting tobacco through the international language of dance music: British American Tobacco and the Ministry of Sound. Eur.J.Public Health 2010 Feb 15.

Lee K, Carpenter C, Challa C, Lee S, Connolly GN, Koh HK. The strategic targeting of females by transnational tobacco companies in South Korea following trade liberalisation. Global Health 2009 Jan 30;5(1):2.

Owusu-Dabo E, Lewis S, McNeill A, Anderson S, Britton J, Gilmore A. Smoking in Ghana: A review of tobacco industry activity. Tobacco Control 2009 June;18(3):206-211.

Muggli ME, Lee K, Gan Q, Ebbert JO, Hurt RD. "Efforts to reprioritise the agenda" in China: British American Tobacco's efforts to influence public policy on secondhand smoke in China. PLoS Med. 2008 Dec 23;5(12):e251.

Nakkash R, Lee K. Smuggling as the "key to a combined market": British American Tobacco in Lebanon. Tobacco Control. 2008 Oct;17(5):324-31.

Lawrence S. British American Tobacco's failure in Turkey. Tobacco Control. 2008 Oct 9.

Muggli M, Ebbert J, Robertson C, Hurt R. Waking a sleeping giant: The tobacco industry's response to the polonium-210 issue. American Journal of Public Health. 2008 Sep;98(9):1643-1650.

Legresley E, Lee K, Muggli M, Patel P, Collin J, Hurt R.British American Tobacco and the "Insidious impact of illicit trade" in cigarettes across Africa. Tobacco Control. 2008 Jul 10.

Lee K, Kihn HV, Mackenzie R, Gilmore AB, Minh NT, Collin J. Gaining access to Vietnam's cigarette market: British American Tobacco's strategy to enter 'a huge market which will become enormous.' Global Public Health 2008;3(1):1-25.

Grüning T, Gilmore A. Germany: Tobacco industry still dictates policy. Tobacco Control 2007;16:2.

MacKenzie R, Collin J, Sriwongcharoen, K. Thailand - lighting up a dark market: British American tobacco, sports sponsorship and the circumvention of legislation. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2007;61(1):28-33.

Patel P, Collin J, Gilmore AB. "The law was actually drafted by us but the Government is to be congratulated on its wise actions": British American Tobacco and public policy in Kenya. Tobacco Control 2007;16:e1.

LeGresley, E, Muggli, M, and Hurt, R. Movie Moguls: British American Tobacco's covert strategy to promote cigarettes in Eastern Europe. The European Journal of Public Health 2006;16(5):505-508.

Gilmore A, Collin J, McKee M. British American Tobacco's erosion of health legislation in Uzbekistan. British Medical Journal 2006;332:355-358.

Gruning T, Gilmore AB, McKee M. Tobacco industry influence on science and scientists in Germany. Am J Public Health 2006 Jan;96(1):20-32. Epub 2005 Nov 29.

Leavell NR, Muggli ME, Hurt RD, Repace J. Blowing smoke: British American Tobacco's air filtration scheme. BMJ 2006;332:227-229.

Lee K, Collin J. "Key to the Future": British American Tobacco and cigarette smuggling in China. PLoS Med 2006;3(7):e228.

Hammond D, Collishaw NE, Callard C. Secret science: Tobacco industry research on smoking behaviour and cigarette toxicity. Lancet 2006;377:781-787.

Carpenter CM, Wayne GF, Connolly GN. Designing cigarettes for women: new findings from the tobacco industry documents. Addiction 2005;100:837-851.

Gilmore AB, Radu-Loghin C, Zatushevski I, McKee M. Pushing up smoking incidence: plans for a privatised tobacco industry in Moldova. Lancet 2005; 365(9467):1354-59.

LeGresley E, Muggli ME, Hurt, RD. Playing hide and seek with the tobacco industry. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 2005; 7: 27-40.

Carlyle J, Collin J, Muggli ME, Hurt RD. British American Tobacco and Formula One Motor Racing. BMJ 2004; 329(7457):104-106.

Collin J, Lee K, Gilmore AB. Unlocking the Corporate Documents of British American Tobacco: An Invaluable Global Resource Needs Radically Improved Access. Lancet 2004; 363(9423):1746-1747.

Collin J, Muggli M, Carlyle J, Lee K, Hurt RD. Race to the death: British American Tobacco and the Chinese Grand Prix. Lancet 2004; 364(9440):1107-8.

Gilmore AB, McKee M. Tobacco and Transition: An Overview of Industry Investments, Impact and Influence in the Former Soviet Union. Tobacco Control 2004; 13(2):136-142.

Gilmore AB, McKee M. Moving East: How the Transnational Tobacco Industry Gained Entry to the Emerging Markets of the Former Soviet Union--Part Ii: An Overview of Priorities and Tactics Used to Establish a Manufacturing Presence. Tobacco Control 2004; 13(2):151-160.

Gilmore AB, McKee M. Moving East: How the Transnational Tobacco Industry Gained Entry to the Emerging Markets of the Former Soviet Union--Part II: Establishing Cigarette Imports. Tobacco Control 2004; 13(2):143-150.

Lee K, Gilmore A, Collin J. Looking inside the Tobacco Industry: Revealing Insights from the Guildford Depository. Addiction 2004; 99(4):394-397.

Lee K, Gilmore A, Collin J. Breaking and entering: BAT's strategy to re-enter China from the late 1970s to mid 1990s. Tobacco Control 2004;13 Supp II:ii88-95.

Muggli ME, LeGresley EM, Hurt RD. Big Tobacco Is Watching: British American Tobacco's Surveillance and Information Concealment at the Guildford Depository. Lancet 2004; 363(9423):1812-1819.

Bitton A, Neuman M, Glantz S. Tobacco Industry Attempts to Subvert European Union Tobacco Advertising Legislation. 2002.

Liberman J. The shredding of BAT's defence: McCabe v British American Tobacco Australia Tobacco Control 2002; 11:271-274.

Glantz SA. The Truth About Big Tobacco in Its Own Words. BMJ 2000;321(7257):313-314.

Tobacco Documents Bibliography
Research reports and publications based on tobacco industry documents, 1995-present.

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