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1.

Institutional Corruption of Pharmaceuticals and the Myth of Safe and Effective Drugs

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, 2013, Vol. 14, No. 3: 590-610
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, York University and Harvard Medical School
Downloads 5,160
2.

Household Food Security in the United States in 2013

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report Number 173
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Food and Nutrition Service (FNS)
Downloads 2,700
3.

Conceptualizing the 'Fat Tax': The Role of Food Taxes in Developed Economies

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 2,544
4.

Supersizing Supercenters? The Impact of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Body Mass Index and Obesity

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics and Brock School of Business, Samford University
Downloads 2,282
5.

The Food Crises and Political Instability in North Africa and the Middle East

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
New England Complex Systems Institute, New England Complex Systems Institute and New England Complex Systems Institute
Downloads 2,229
6.

Animal Cruelty Laws and Factory Farming

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, Vol. 106, No. 5, pp. 123-27, 2008, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 08-018, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 2,140
7.

Household Food Security in the United States, 2004

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 11
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 1,969
8.

Mining-Induced Displacement and Resettlement: Social Problem and Human Rights Issue (A Global Perspective)

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,779
9.

Cheap Donuts and Expensive Broccoli: The Effect of Relative Prices on Obesity

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 1,778
10.

Fast Food: Oppression Through Poor Nutrition

California Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 2221, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hawai'i William S. Richardson School of Law
Downloads 1,491
11.

The Right to Food: Holding Global Actors Accountable Under International Law

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 44, p. 691, 2006
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 15 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
Downloads 1,458
12.

An Examination of Millennials’ Attitudes toward Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) Foods: Is It Franken-Food or Super-Food?

International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology, 13(4): 371-390. 2017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Murray State University - College of Business, Murray State University - College of Business, Texas A&M University (TAMU), College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Agricultural Economics, Students and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Downloads 1,381
13.

Consumer Behavior and Purchase Intention for Organic Food

Justin Paul, Jyoti Rana, (2012),"Consumer behavior and purchase intention for organic food", Journal of Consumer Marketing, Vol. 29 Iss: 6 pp. 412 - 422
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Puerto Rico and DAV Centenary College
Downloads 1,360
14.

Fat Taxes in the European Union between Fiscal Austerity and the Fight Against Obesity

European Journal of Risk Regulation, Issue 4, 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris - Tax & Law and FratiniVergano-European Lawyers
Downloads 1,360
15.

The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Jun 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago

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16.

Environmental Accounting in Fiji: An Extended Case Study of the Fiji Sugar Corporation

Journal of Pacific Studies - Banking, Finance and Accounting Special Issue, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 283-309, November 1999
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Nov 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Faculty of Economics & Commerce
Downloads 1,302
17.

Food and Agriculture: The Future of Sustainability

The Sustainable Development in the 21st century (SD21) Report for Rio+20, New York: United Nations, 2012
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 08 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Committee on Sustainability Assessment (COSA), EcoAgriculture Partners, Nourishing the Planet, International Food and Agriculture Trade Policy Council, The Keystone Center, affiliation not provided to SSRN and The Foundation for Our Future
Downloads 1,274
18.

‘Mobile’izing Agricultural Advice: Technology Adoption, Diffusion and Sustainability

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 13-047
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School and University of Notre Dame - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,270
19.

Food Fight! Davis versus Regan on the Ethics of Eating Beef

Journal of Social Philosophy, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 331-348, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Philosophy
Downloads 1,265
20.

Household Food Security in the United States in 2010

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 125
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,264
21.

The Future of Food Eco-Labeling: Organic, Carbon Footprint, and Environmental Life-Cycle Analysis

Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 10-44, Stanford Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Pace University - School of Law
Downloads 1,247
22.

Occupational Characteristics and the Obesity Wage Penalty

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,225
23.

The History and Future of Genetically Modified Crops: Frankenfoods, Superweeds, and the Developing World

Journal of Food Law and Policy, Vol. 7, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Haramaya University College of Law
Downloads 1,154
24.

When the Peace Ends: The Vulnerability of EC and Us Agricultural Subsidies to WTO Legal Challenge

UCLA, School of Law Research Paper Series No. 03-10; Stanford Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Jun 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and Stanford University - The European Forum, Institute for International Studies
Downloads 1,148
25.

Estimating the Economic Effects of Gmos: The Importance of Policy Choices and Preferences

Adelaide University Policy Discussion Paper No.0035
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES), Danish Research Institute of Food Economics (FOI) - Agricultural Policy Division and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 1,136
26.

Better School Meals on a Budget: Using Behavioral Economics and Food Psychology to Improve Meal Selection

Just, David R. and Brian Wansink (2009), “Better School Meals on a Budget: Using Behavioral Economics and Food Psychology to Improve Meal Selection,” Choices, 24:3, 1-6 ,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University
Downloads 1,117
27.

The Evolution of European Food Regulation - Why the European Food Safety Authority is Not a EU-Style FDA?

WHAT'S THE BEEF? THE CONTESTED GOVERNANCE OF EUROPEAN FOOD SAFETY, C. Ansell & D. Vogel, eds., MIT Press, 2006, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1007451
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris - Tax & Law
Downloads 1,099
28.

Obesity and the Availability of Fast-Food: An Instrumental Variables Approach

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 May 2007 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 1,084
29.

Food Aid and Dependency: Implications for Emergency Food Security Assessments

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 12-2
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 1,071
30.

Genetically Engineered Crops in the United States

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report Number 162
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Independent, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 1,067
31.

Climate Change, Food Security, and Agrobiodiversity: Toward a Just, Resilient, and Sustainable Food System

Fordham Environmental Law Review, Vol. 22, p. 493, 2011, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 11-19
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 1,021
32.

The Global Food Crisis: Law, Policy, and the Elusive Quest for Justice

13 Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal 462 (2010)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 1,010
33.

Applying the Precautionary Principle to Genetically Modified Crops

Weidenbaum Center Working Paper No. PS 157
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 996
34.

Meeting Basic Survival Needs of the World's Least Healthy People toward a Framework Convention on Global Health

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, 2008, Georgetown University O'Neill Institute for National & Global Health Law Scholarship Research Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
Downloads 993
35.

L’Endettement Affecte-T-IL la Profitabilite? Le Cas des Firmes Agro-Alimentaires Françaises (Does Debt Affect Profitability? The Case of French Agro-Food Firms)

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Université d’Orléans - Laboratoire d’Économie d’Orléans (LEO)
Downloads 989
36.

Food and Nutrition Security Indicators: A Review

ZEF Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 967
37.

Economic Efficiency and Consumer Choice Theory in Nutritional Labeling

Wisconsin Law Review, p. 1161, 2004
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 Jul 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of New Hampshire School of Law
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38.

Child Poverty and Inequality: New Perspectives

Number of pages: 299 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Downloads 945
39.

Pricing Irrigation Water: A Literature Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2449
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 933
40.

Sustainable Sourcing in the Food Industry: Global Challenges and Practices

Moderne Ernaehrung Heute, Official Journal of the Food Chemistry Institute of the Association of the German Confectionery Industry, Vol. 4, p. 1-9, October 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
International Trade Centre (UN/WTO), University of Massachusetts Boston and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
Downloads 933
41.

A Rotten System: Subsidizing Environmental Degradation and Poor Public Health with Our Nation's Tax Dollars

Stanford Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 28, p. 213, 2009
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Meyer Glitzenstein & Eubanks LLP
Downloads 931
42.

What's the Big Deal?: The Ethics of Public-Private Partnerships Related to Food and Health

Edmond J. Safra Working Paper No. 11
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics
Downloads 924
43.

Performance of Agriculture Sector in India: Special Reference to Post Reform Period

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Dhananjayrao Gadgil College of Commerce (An Autonomous College)
Downloads 921
44.

A Constructive Critique of Public Health Arguments for Anti-Obesity Soda Taxes and Food Taxes

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 73, 2012 , Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-44
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 06 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 914
45.

Of Backyard Chickens and Front Yard Gardens: The Conflict Between Local Governments and Locavores

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maine - School of Law
Downloads 897
46.

Nutrition in India: Facts and Interpretations

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 20 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and Ranchi University
Downloads 887
47.

Too Big to Ale? Globalization and Consolidation in the Beer Industry

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University
Downloads 865
48.

Food as a Commons: Reframing the Narrative of the Food System

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
Downloads 862
49.

Malnutrition and Poverty in Guatemala

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2967
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
Downloads 858
50.

Are Restaurants Really Supersizing America?

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
U.C. Berkeley - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 853