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Economic Aspects of Obesity

Michael Grossman () and Naci Mocan

in NBER Books from National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc

JEL-codes: I1 J3 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2011
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Chapters in this book:

Introduction to "Economic Aspects of Obesity" , pp 1-16 Downloads
Michael Grossman and Naci Mocan
The Impact of Minimum Wage Rates on Body Weight in the United States , pp 17-34 Downloads
David O. Meltzer and Zhuo Chen
Does Health Insurance Make You Fat? , pp 35-64 Downloads
Jay Bhattacharya, M. Kate Bundorf, Noemi Pace and Neeraj Sood
Food Prices and the Dynamics of Body Weight , pp 65-90 Downloads
Dana Goldman, Darius Lakdawalla and Yuhui Zheng
Outcomes in a Program that Offers Financial Rewards for Weight Loss , pp 91-126 Downloads
John Cawley and Joshua Price
Economic Contextual Factors and Child Body Mass Index , pp 127-144 Downloads
Lisa M. Powell and Frank Chaloupka
The Relationship between Perceptions of Neighborhood Characteristics and Obesity among Children , pp 145-180 Downloads
Bisakha Sen, Stephen Mennemeyer and Lisa C. Gary
Studying the Child Obesity Epidemic with Natural Experiments , pp 181-221 Downloads
Robert Sandy, Gilbert Liu, John Ottensmann, Rusty Tchernis, Jeff Wilson and O. T. Ford
Food Stamp Program and Consumption Choices , pp 223-247 Downloads
Neeraj Kaushal and Qin Gao
Physical Activity: Economic and Policy Factors , pp 249-282 Downloads
Melayne McInnes and Judith Shinogle
Effects of Weight on Adolescent Educational Attainment , pp 283-313 Downloads
Robert Kaestner, Michael Grossman and Benjamin Yarnoff
Where Does the Wage Penalty Bite? , pp 315-347 Downloads
Christian Gregory and Christopher Ruhm
Obesity, Self-Esteem and Wages , pp 349-380 Downloads
Naci Mocan and Erdal Tekin

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