Economic Instruments for Obesity Prevention: Results of a Scoping Review and Modified Delphi Survey
Paul Grootendorst (),
Sean Cash (),
John Cawley (),
Jeffrey LaFrance (),
William Traill () and
Frank Windmeijer ()
No 31-11, Monash Economics Working Papers from Monash University, Department of Economics
Comprehensive, multi-level approaches are required to address obesity. One important target for intervention is the economic domain. The purpose of this study was to synthesize existing evidence regarding the impact of economic policies targeting obesity and its causal behaviours (diet, physical activity), and to make specific recommendations for the Canadian context.
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