The Freer the Fatter? A Panel Study of the Relationship between Body-Mass Index and Economic Freedom
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Keywordsbody-mass index; obesity; economic freedom; economic freedom of the world index; health production; panel;
- I10 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - General
- I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
- I15 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health and Economic Development
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
- O11 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
- P10 - Economic Systems - - Capitalist Systems - - - General
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