How does childhood obesity affect school achievement? Contributions from a qualitative analysis implemented in Mexico City
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KeywordsMexico; childhood obesity; school achievement; loss of productivity; social stigmatization; qualitative analysis;
- I15 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health and Economic Development
- I26 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education - - - Returns to Education
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