Re-evaluating associations between the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participation and body mass index in the context of unmeasured confounders
Seth A. Berkowitz,
Hilary K. Seligman and
Social Science & Medicine, 2017, vol. 192, issue C, 112-124
To evaluate the association between participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and body mass index (BMI) in the presence of unmeasured confounding.
Keywords: Instrumental variables; Near-far matching; SNAP; Social epidemiology; Weak instruments (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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