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The Costs of Obesity and Implications for Policymakers

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  • Finkelstein, Eric A.
  • Strombotne, Kiersten L.
  • Popkin, Barry M.

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  • Finkelstein, Eric A. & Strombotne, Kiersten L. & Popkin, Barry M., 2010. "The Costs of Obesity and Implications for Policymakers," Choices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 25(3).
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:aaeach:95747
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    1. Karine Charry & Patrick Pelsmacker & Claude Pecheux, 2014. "How Does Perceived Effectiveness Affect Adults’ Ethical Acceptance of Anti-obesity Threat Appeals to Children? When the Going Gets Tough, the Audience Gets Going," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 124(2), pages 243-257, October.
    2. Banterle, Alessandro & Cavaliere, Alessia, 2014. "Is there a relationship between product attributes, nutrition labels and excess weight? Evidence from an Italian region," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 49(P1), pages 241-249.

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    Keywords

    Obesity; Direct Costs; Indirect Costs; Policy; Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety; I10; I18;

    JEL classification:

    • I10 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - General
    • I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health

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