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Personal Details

First Name: Katherine
Middle Name: L.
Last Name: Ralston
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RePEc Short-ID: pra462

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Affiliation

Economic Research Service
Department of Agriculture
Government of the United States
Location: Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
Homepage: http://www.ers.usda.gov/
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Phone: 202-694-5050
Fax: 202-694-5700
Postal: 1400 Independence Ave.,SW, Mail Stop 1800, Washington, DC 20250-1800
Handle: RePEc:edi:ersgvus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Powell, Lisa M. & Turner, Lindsey & Ralston, Katherine L., 2011. "Participation in the USDA National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs: Evidence from a Nationally Representative Elementary School Survey," 2011 Annual Meeting, July 24-26, 2011, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 103820, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Ollinger, Michael & Ralston, Katherine L. & Guthrie, Joanne F., 2011. "School Breakfast and Lunch Costs: Are There Economies of Scale?," 2011 Annual Meeting, July 24-26, 2011, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 103191, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  3. Ollinger, Michael & Ralston, Katherine L. & Guthrie, Joanne F., 2010. "School Food Service Costs: Does Location Matter?," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 60690, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  4. Martinez, Steve & Hand, Michael & Da Pra, Michelle & Pollack, Susan & Ralston, Katherine & Smith, Travis & Vogel, Stephen & Clarke, Shellye & Lohr, Luanne & Low, Sarah & Newman, Constance, 2010. "Local food systems: concepts, impacts, and issues," MPRA Paper 24313, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Newman, Constance & Guthrie, Joanne F. & Mancino, Lisa & Ralston, Katherine L. & Musiker, Melissa, 2009. "Meeting Total Fat Requirements for School Lunches: Influences of School Policies and Characteristics," Economic Research Report 55957, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  6. Ralston, Katherine L. & Newman, Constance & Clauson, Annette L. & Guthrie, Joanne F. & Buzby, Jean C., 2008. "The National School Lunch Program: Background, Trends, and Issues," Economic Research Report 56464, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  7. Ver Ploeg, Michele & Ralston, Katherine L., 2008. "Food Stamps and Obesity: What Do We Know?," Economic Information Bulletin 58640, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  8. Ralston, Katherine L., 2006. "Nutrient Adequacy of Children Participating in WIC," Economic Brief 34091, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  9. Newman, Constance & Ralston, Katherine L., 2006. "Profiles of Participants in the National School Lunch Program: Data From Two National Surveys," Economic Information Bulletin 7085, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  10. Ralston, Katherine L., 2005. "Nutrition and Health Characteristics of Low-Income Populations: Usual Nutrient Intakes," Agricultural Information Bulletins 33753, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  11. Lin, Biing-Hwan & Ralston, Katherine L., 2003. "Competitive Foods: Soft Drinks Vs. Milk ; Food Assistance Research Brief," Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Reports 33799, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  12. Adu-Nyako, Kofi & Kunda, Danny & Ralston, Katherine L., 2003. "Safe Handling Labels And Consumer Behavior In The Southern Us," 2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada 21925, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  13. Ralston, Katherine L. & Buzby, Jean C. & Guthrie, Joanne F., 2003. "A Healthy School Meal Environment: Food Assistance Research Brief," Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Reports 33845, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  14. Starke, Yolanda & Ralston, Katherine L. & Brent, C. Philip & Riggins, Toija & Lin, Chung-Tung Jordan, 2002. "Consumer Food Safety Behavior: A Case Study In Hamburger Cooking And Ordering," Agricultural Economics Reports 34061, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  15. Golan, Elise H. & Vogel, Stephen J. & Frenzen, Paul D. & Ralston, Katherine L., 2000. "Tracing The Costs And Benefits Of Improvements In Food Safety: The Case Of Hazard Analysis And Critical Control Point Program For Meat And Poultry," Agricultural Economics Reports 34023, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  16. Ralston, Katherine L. & Starke, Yolanda & Adu-Nyako, Kofi & Lin, Chung-Tung Jordan, 1998. "Determinants Of Unsafe Hamburger Cooking Behavior," 1998 Annual meeting, August 2-5, Salt Lake City, UT 20973, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  17. Fred KUCHLER & Katherine RALSTON & Laurian UNNEVEHR, . "Identifying Priorities For Pesticide Residue Reduction," Department of Resource Economics Regional Research Project 9535, University of Massachusetts.

Articles

  1. Guthrie, Joanne F. & Newman, Constance & Ralston, Katherine L., 2009. "USDA School Meal Programs Face New Challenges," Choices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 24(3).
  2. Golan, Elise H. & Ralston, Katherine L. & Frenzen, Paul D., 1998. "A Distributional Analysis Of The Costs Of Foodborne Illness: Who Ultimately Pays?," Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 30(01), July.
  3. Ralston, Katherine, 1997. "Children's health as an input to labor: Intrahousehold food distribution in Rural Indonesia," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 19(5), pages 567-586, October.
  4. Kuchler, Fred & Ralston, Katherine & Unnevehr, Laurian J., 1997. "Reducing pesticide risks to US food consumers: can agricultural research help?," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 22(2), pages 119-132, April.

NEP Fields

5 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2010-08-21 2010-12-04. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2011-05-07 2011-05-24. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2010-01-16
  4. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2011-05-07
  5. NEP-MKT: Marketing (2) 2010-08-21 2010-12-04. Author is listed
  6. NEP-TUR: Tourism Economics (1) 2010-08-21
  7. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2011-05-07

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