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The world-wide growth in obesity: an economic research agenda

  • Tomas Philipson

    (The Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy, The Department of Economics; and The Law School, The University of Chicago, Chicago, USA)

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Article provided by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. in its journal Health Economics.

Volume (Year): 10 (2001)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Pages: 1-7

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Handle: RePEc:wly:hlthec:v:10:y:2001:i:1:p:1-7
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  1. Dora L. Costa & Richard H. Steckel, 1995. "Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States," NBER Historical Working Papers 0076, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Ippolito, Pauline M & Mathios, Alan D, 1995. "Information and Advertising: The Case of Fat Consumption in the United States," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 85(2), pages 91-95, May.
  3. Tomas J. Philipson & Richard A. Posner, 1999. "The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change," Working Papers 9912, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago.
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