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1.

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 1,255
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The Right to Be Fat

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 13 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,067
3.

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 968
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Socioeconomic Inequalities in Child Malnutrition in the Developing World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2434
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank

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5.

Macronutrients and Obesity: Revisiting the Calories in, Calories out Framework

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Bates College and Bates College
Downloads 638
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Opportunity Costs Surrounding Exercise and Dietary Behaviors: Quantifying Trade-offs Between Commuting Time and Health-Related Activities

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Abt Associates, Inc. - Domestic Health Division
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Eating Healthy or Feeling Empty? How the 'Healthy=Less Filling' Intuition Influences Satiety

Suher, Jacob, Raj Raghunathan, and Wayne D. Hoyer (2016), "Eating Healthy or Feeling Empty? How the "Healthy=Less Filling" Intuition Influences Satiety," Journal of the Association for Consumer Research, 1 (1), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Marketing, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and Independent
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Compulsory (Involuntary) Treatment for Anorexia Nervosa

THE TREATMENT OF EATING DISORDERS, Carlos Grilo, James Mitchell, eds., Guilford Press, pp. 212-224, 2009 , Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/07
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sydney and The University of Sydney Law School
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The Causal Effect of Education on Obesity: Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Laws

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
HealthCore, Inc.
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Position of the American Dietetic Association: Food and Nutrition Misinformation

Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 106:4 (April), 601-607, 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University
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Is Obesity Contagious? Social Networks vs. Environmental Factors in the Obesity Epidemic

FRB of Boston Quantitative Analysis Unit Working Paper No. QAU08-2, Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 423
12.

The Obesity Epidemic in Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1814
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Downloads 413
13.

Head Start Participation and Childhood Obesity

Vanderbilt University Economics Working Paper No. 06-WG01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 408
14.

What Causes Obesity? And Why has it Grown so Much? An Alternative View

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Manhattan College - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 390
15.

An Imperfect Fit: Obesity, Public Health, and Disability Anti-Discrimination Law

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Public Citizen Litigation Group
Downloads 371
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US Male Obesity from 1800-2000: A Long Term Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4366
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 370
17.

The Largest Last Supper: Depictions of Food Portions and Plate Size Increased Over the Millennium

International Journal of Obesity 34.5 (2010): 943-944
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and Virginia Wesleyan College

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18.

The Spread of Obesity in a Large Social Network Over 32 Years

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 357, No. 4, pp. 370-379, July 26, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences
Downloads 350
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Application of Law to the Childhood Obesity Epidemic

Northeastern University Public Law & Legal Theory Research Paper No. 17-2007, Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York (SUNY) - Buffalo, CSU East Bay, New York University (NYU) - Department of Nutrition Food Studies and Public Health and Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 318
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Reconciling Psychology with Economics: Obesity, Behavioral Biology, and Rational Overeating

WSU School of Economic Sciences Working Paper No. 2006-4
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Otago
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21.

Shame, Blame, and the Emerging Law of Obesity Control

47 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 121 (2013)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington, College of Law
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School Nutrition Programs and the Incidence of Childhood Obesity

CAEPR Working Paper No. 2007-014
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 01 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Southern Methodist University (SMU)

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23.

The Increasing Weight of Regulation: Countries Combat the Global Obesity Epidemic

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 90, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center, University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law and University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - School of Medicine
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24.

Can Behavioral Economics Combat Obesity?

Regulation, Vol. 35, No. 2, Summer 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Downloads 259
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Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity Among Primary School Children in Tanzania: Experiences from Kinondoni and Njombe Districts

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Dar es Salaam University College of Education and Dar es Salaam University College of Education
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26.

Obesity and Happiness

SOEPpaper No. 270
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) - College of Business and Economics
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How Law and Regulation Can Add Value to Prevention Strategies for Obesity and Diabetes

A MODERN EPIDEMIC – EXPERT PERSPECTIVES ON OBESITY AND DIABETES, L. Baur, R. Magnusson, S. Twigg, eds., 2012, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/79,
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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Food Security in a Global Age: Addressing Challenges from Malnutrition, Food Safety and Environmental Change

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine and University of California, Irvine - School of Social Ecology
Downloads 219
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Too Much of a Good Thing: The Health of Olympic Athletes in Ancient Greece

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
The University of Texas at Austin
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Can Adolescents' Obesity Be a Consequence of Peers Lifestyles?

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
ISCAC, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universidade de Coimbra - Faculty of Economics
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Why is the Developed World Obese?

Annual Review of Public Health, Vol. 29, 2008, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Size Really Does Matter: How Obesity is Undermining America's National Security

University of Toledo Law Review, 2016
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Western State University College of Law
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Slaying the Hydra: The History of Quack Medicine, the Obesity Epidemic and the FDA's Battle to Regulate Dietary Supplements

Indiana Health Law Journal, Vol. 6, pp. 203-251, 2009
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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A Pile of Krusty Burgers Embiggens the Fattest Man: Obesity, Incentives, and Unintended Consequences in 'King Size Homer'

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Brock School of Business, Samford University
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What Causes Obesity? And Why Has it Increased so Much? An Alternative View

Challenge (2011)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Manhattan College - Department of Economics and Finance
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The Joy of Cooking Too Much: 70 Years of Calorie Increases in Classic Recipes

Wansink, Brian and Collin R. Payne (2009), “The Joy of Cooking Too Much: 70 Years of Calorie Increases in Classic Recipes,” Annals of Internal Medicine, 150, 291-291. ,
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 31 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and New Mexico State University
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Double Burden of Malnutrition: Why are Indian Women Likely to Be Underweight and Obese?

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Sociology, Arkansas State University and University of Delhi - Department of Economics
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Kids, Cartoons, and Cookies: Stereotype Priming Effects on Children's Food Consumption

Journal of Consumer Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne and Colorado State University, Fort Collins
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Do Taxes for Soda and Sugary Drinks Work? Scanner Data Evidence from Berkeley and Washington

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Natural Resources & the Environment - Department of Resource Economics and University of Massachusetts, Amherst
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Lead in Game Meat: A Study of Bioaccessibility of Lead Metal Fragments

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI) - CBRN Defence (Umeå) and Independent
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Nanosilver and Global Public Health: International Regulatory Issues

Nanomedicine, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 617-632, 2010, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 10-48
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Australian National University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Trend of BMI Values Among US Adults

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2987
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics and Department of Nonlinear Modeling, Institute of Computer Science, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
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Mindless Eating: The 200 Daily Food Decisions We Overlook

Environment and Behavior, 39:1 (January 2007), 106-23
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and Cornell University - Division of Nutritional Sciences
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It’s Not a Small World After All: Regulating Obesity Globally

Mississippi Law Journal, Vol. 79, p. 697, 2010, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 09-014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law
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Why are Educated Adults Slim — Causation or Selection?

Social Science & Medicine 105 (3), 131–139. Doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.01.004,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 May 2012 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Saint Norbert College - Department of Sociology
Downloads 165
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Framing Obesity as an Environmental Justice Issue

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Social Dynamics of Obesity

FRB of Boston Public Policy Discussion Paper No. 06-5, Center on Social and Economic Dynamics Working Paper No. 40
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Florida State University - Department of Economics

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Long-Term Health Effects on the Next Generation of Ramadan Fasting During Pregnancy

CEP Discussion Paper No. 926
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 May 2009 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Setting the Stage for Public Health: The Role of Litigation in Controlling Obesity

University of Arkansas Law Review, Vol. 28, p. 443, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
CSU East Bay
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Who Wants a Fat Child?: Care for Obese Children in Weight Obsessed Societies

Oñati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2015,
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Windsor - Faculty of Law
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