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Boachie, M. K. & Ross, H. 2020. Determinants of smoking intensity in South Africa: Evidence from township communities. Preventive Medicine Reports, 19(101099) September. doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2020.101099.

Dauchy, E. & Ross, H. 2019. The Effect of Price and Tax Policies on the Decision to Smoke among men in Kenya. Addiction. doi: 10.1111/add.14623.

Little, M., Ross, H., Bakhturidze, G. et al. 2019. Illicit Tobacco Trade in Georgia: Prevalence and Perceptions. Tobacco Control. 0:1–7.

Riley, S., Vellios, N. & van Walbeek, C.P. 2019. An economic analysis of the demand for cannabis: some results from South Africa. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy. doi: 10.1080/09687637.2019.1581139

John, R.M. & Ross, H. 2018. Consumption of Illicit Cigarettes in India: Findings from a Retail Survey. Tobacco Control. 27:684-688.

Ross, H., Eads, M. & Yates, M. 2018. Why Governments Cannot Afford Codentify to Support Their Track and Trace Solution. Tobacco Control. 27:706-708.

Vellios, N., van Walbeek, C.P. & Ross, H. 2019. Illicit Cigarette Trade in South Africa: 2002 – 2017. Tobacco Control. 0:1–9.

Vellios, N., Ross, H. & Perucic, A. 2018. Trends in cigarette demand and supply in Africa. PLOS One. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202467

Filby, S. & van Walbeek, C.P. 2018. Analysis of Article 6 (tax and price measures to reduce the demand for tobacco products) of the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054462

Mukong, A.K. 2017. Peer Networks and Tobacco Consumption in South Africa. South African Journal of Economics. 85(3):341-367.

Ross, H., Tesche, J. & Vellios, N. 2017. Undermining government tax policies: Common legal strategies employed by the tobacco industry in response to tobacco tax increases. Preventive Medicine. 105: S19-S22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.06.012

Ross, H. 2017. Tracking and tracing tobacco products in Kenya. Preventive Medicine. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.04.025 Click here to access the policy brief for this paper.

Linegar, D.J., & van Walbeek, C. 2017. The effect of excise tax increases on cigarette prices in South Africa. Tobacco Control. doi:10.1136/ tobaccocontrol-2016-053340

MacKenzie, R., Ross, H. & Lee, K. 2017. Preparing ourselves to become an international organization: Thailand Tobacco Monopoly’s regional and global strategies, Global Public Health, 12:3, 351-366, DOI: 10.1080/17441692.2016.1273369

Kruger, L., van Walbeek, C. & Vellios, N. 2016. Waterpipe smoking among Western Cape students. American Journal of Health Behavior. Volume 40, Number 4, pp. 416-426

Vellios N., & van Walbeek, C. 2016. Determinants of regular smoking initiation in South Africa using survival analysis, BMJ Open.

Movsisyan, N.K., Sochor, O., Kralikova, E., Cifkova, R., Ross, H. & Lopez-Jimenez, F. Current and past smoking patterns in a Central European urban population: a cross-sectional study in a high-burden country. BMC Public Health 16:571, 15 July 2016. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-3216-5 Click here to access the policy brief for this paper.

Ross, H., Vellios, N., Clegg Smith, K., Ferguson, J. & Cohen, J. 2015. A closer look at “Cheap White” cigarettes. Tobacco Control. Published Online First: 28 September 2015. doi:10.1136/ tobaccocontrol-2015- 052540

Ross, H. Commentary on Chaloupka et al. 2014. Consumers Surplus and Cost-Benefit Analysis of Tobacco Use in Countries in the Earlier Stages of the Tobacco Epidemic. Tobacco Control 2015; 24:121-122; Published Online First: 6 Jan 2015, doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-052100.

Dalinjong, P.A., Welaga, P., Azonga, D.K. et al. 2015. A retrospective analysis of the association between tobacco smoking and deaths from respiratory and cardiovascular diseases in the Kassena-Nankana districts of Northern Ghana

Joossens, L., Gilmore, A., Stoklosa, M. & Ross, H. 2015. Assessment of the European Union’s illicit trade agreements with the four major Transnational Tobacco Companies.Tobacco Control. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-052218

Salloum, R.G., Goma, F., Chelwa, G., Cheng, X., Zulu, R., Kaai, S.C., Quah, A.C.K., Thrasher, J.F. & Fong, G.T. 2015. Cigarette price and other factors associated with brand choice and brand loyalty in Zambia: findings from the ITC Zambia Survey. Tobacco Control.

Hoang Anh, P.T., Thu, L.T., Ross, H., Quynh Anh, N. & Linh, B.N. 2014. Direct and Indirect Costs of Smoking in Vietnam. Tobacco Control doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-051821.

Blecher, E. & Drope, J. 2014. The rewards and risks of regional tobacco tax harmonization. Tobacco Control.

Van Walbeek, C. 2014. Measuring changes in the illicit cigarette market using government revenue data: the example of South Africa. Tobacco Control.

Van Walbeek, C. & Shai 2014. Are the tobacco industry’s claims about the size of the illicit cigarette market credible? The case of South Africa. Tobacco Control.

Blecher, E., Liber, A. & Ross, H. 2013. Euromonitor data on the illicit trade in cigarettes. Tobacco Control.

Blecher, E., Liber, A.,  Fedewa & Chaussard. 2013. Smokeless tobacco use in Madagascar. Nicotine and Tobacco Research.

Van Walbeek, C., Blecher, E., Gilmore, A. & Ross, H. 2012. Price and Tax Measures and Illicit Trade in the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: What We Know and What Research is Required. Nicotine and Tobacco Research.

Tam, J. & van Walbeek, C. 2012. Government capacity, a regional trade agreement, and tobacco control in Africa the Namibian experience. Tobacco Control.

Narula, Berg, Escoffery & Blecher, E. 2012. College student smoking in South Africa: Smoking patterns, attitudes, and perceived consequences of tobacco policies. Journal of Addiction Research and Therapy. S1:005.