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An economic view of food deserts in the united states


  • Douglas J. Besharov
  • Marianne Bitler
  • Steven J. Haider


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  • Douglas J. Besharov & Marianne Bitler & Steven J. Haider, 2011. "An economic view of food deserts in the united states," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(1), pages 153-176, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:jpamgt:v:30:y:2011:i:1:p:153-176

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    4. Humphreys, Brad & Zhou, Li, 2013. "Sports Facilities, Agglomeration, and Urban Redevelopment," Working Papers 2013-4, University of Alberta, Department of Economics.
    5. Caillavet, France & Kyureghian, Gayaneh & Nayga, Rudy & Ferrant, Coline & Chauvin, Pierre, 2014. "Does Healthy Food Access Matter in a French Urban Setting? The Role of Food Retail Structure," 2015 Allied Social Science Association (ASSA) Annual Meeting, January 3-5, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts 195706, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
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    7. Hunt Allcott & Rebecca Diamond & Jean-Pierre Dubé, 2017. "The Geography of Poverty and Nutrition: Food Deserts and Food Choices Across the United States," NBER Working Papers 24094, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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    16. Quynh Lê & Hoang Nguyen & Daniel Terry & Stefan Dieters & Stuart Auckland & Gretchen Long, 2015. "Quantifying and visualizing access to healthy food in a rural area of Australia: A spatial analysis," Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, Springer;The International Society for Plant Pathology, vol. 7(5), pages 1017-1029, October.
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