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Economic factors affecting the increase in obesity in the United States: Differential response to price

  • Miljkovic, Dragan
  • Nganje, William
  • de Chastenet, Helene

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Food Policy.

Volume (Year): 33 (2008)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 48-60

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jfpoli:v:33:y:2008:i:1:p:48-60
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