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The vanishing weight gap: Trends in obesity among adult food stamp participants (US) (1976-2002)

  • Ver Ploeg, Michele
  • Mancino, Lisa
  • Lin, Biing-Hwan
  • Wang, Chia-Yih

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics & Human Biology.

Volume (Year): 5 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 20-36

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ehbiol:v:5:y:2007:i:1:p:20-36
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