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Third Edition - Annotated Bibliography (2013)



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The Annotated Bibliography is a comprehensive research tool featuring beverage alcohol policy and research.

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Journal of Medicine and Law: Article



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This article gives the history of the 21st Amendment along with the acts, clauses and court cases that had major influences on the law. It explains in detail why states have the right to control alcohol regulation over the Federal Government, and why states choose to use the three-tier system. The article also looks into alcohol pricing and how it affects public health.

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The Blurring of Alcohol Categories



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This report looks at the trend of new beer and wine products with higher alcohol content than the public may realize. A blurring of the traditional alcohol categories of beer, wine, and distilled spirits is occurring as a result of these new products. Because it is not required that beer and wine labels provide alcohol content, consumers may be drinking products with a greater alcohol by volume than they realize.

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The Fiscal and Social Effects of State Alcohol Control Systems



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This report studies alcohol control systems in the period from 1977 to 2010. Control states are analyzed in the context of four major areas: alcohol consumption, alcohol-related revenue, alcohol-related vehicular fatalities, and crime. The report also looks at policies implemented to curtail excessive alcohol consumption including limited hours and advertising restrictions. Control states are also analyzed by their model, wholesale vs. wholesale and retail operations, and spirits only vs. spirits and wine. Author(s): Roland Zullo, Xi (Belinda) Bi,
Yu (Sean) Xiaohan, Zehra Siddiqui

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Today's Alcohol Demands a Closer Look



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"Today's Alcohol Demands a Closer Look" is an easy to read booklet that highlights the changes occurring in the alcohol industry. Alcohol is a unique commodity and this booklet outlines why it should be treated as such. The booklet includes a brief history, addresses serving sizes and explains the numerous new products entering the marketplace, including sweet-flavored products, and new beer and malt products, and sizes.

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NABCA Survey Book



The 2013-2014 Survey Books are now available.
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The National Liquor Law Enforcement Association (NLLEA) 2011 Enforcement data is a part of this year's survey book information.

NABCA, as service to its members, as well as to other parties engaged or interested in the beverage alcohol industry, conducts numerous surveys on an ongoing basis to gather information relative to all aspects of the manufacture, sale and regulation of this unique product.

The NABCA Survey Book, updated annually, is a compilation of over eighty surveys, selected from the ongoing survey process, covering the most pertinent operational and regulatory information collected from all United States and Canadian jurisdictions, both Control and License. The information in the book is arranged under the topical categories of Alcohol Education/Social Responsibility; Information Technology; Law Enforcement; Licensing, Logistics/Warehousing; Planning and Performance Measurement; Products; Revenue, Taxation, Pricing and Fees; Regulations and Restrictions; Sales and Outlets; and Trade Practices.

The Survey Book is designed to serve as a single reference source to aid in the review of practices and procedures to enable the enhancement of effectiveness and efficiency of operations as well as to promote an increased understanding of the overall environment of beverage alcohol transactions across the United States and Canada.

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NEW! 2014-2015 NABCA Contacts Directory



A compilation of the names and addresses of each Control Jurisdiction and every supplier, broker, allied, association and governmental member of NABCA. A full list of license states and Canadian agencies is also included.

The 2014-2015 NABCA Contacts Directory is available. Members - limited quantities are available at no charge.

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Alcohol Beverage Control Jurisdictions: A Community Choice.



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This publication gives a historical overview of the Control System concept, an outline of how Control Systems work and generate revenue, and a brief history and description of NABCA's role as the national association of the Control States.

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The Effects of Privatization of Alcohol Control Systems, Third Edition



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A report prepared by The Alcohol Research Group (ARG), updated from the previous version by the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE), which analyzes some of the dimensions of alcohol control and privatization and summarizes the research on the impact of privatization on alcohol consumption and problems.

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