Michael L. Marlow

California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo

Professor of Economics

San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS

759

SSRN CITATIONS

2

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Can Behavioral Economics Combat Obesity?

Regulation, Vol. 35, No. 2, Summer 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
Sherzod Abdukadirov and Michael L. Marlow
Independent and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Downloads 279 (156,353)

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The Economic Losers from Smoking Bans

Regulation, Vol. 33, No. 2, p. 14, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2010
Michael L. Marlow
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Downloads 137 (295,188)
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Taxation as Nudge: The Failure of Anti-Obesity Paternalism

Excerpt from Adam J. Hoffer and Todd Nesbit, eds., For Your Own Good: Taxes, Paternalism, and Fiscal Discrimination in the Twenty-First Century. Arlington, VA: Mercatus Center at George Mason University, 2018.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 May 2018
Michael L. Marlow and Sherzod Abdukadirov
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo and Independent
Downloads 107 (352,753)

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paternalism, tax policy, taxation, behavioral economics, obesity, tax subsidies

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Optimal Weight: Are Government Goals for Reducing Obesity Sensible?

Regulation, Vol. 34, No. 2, p. 10, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Michael L. Marlow and Alden Shiers
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics
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Government Dietary Guidelines: Uncertain Science Leads to Questionable Public Health Policy

MERCATUS WORKING PAPER
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 12 Jul 2018
Edward Archer, Michael L. Marlow and Richard A. Williams
University of Alabama at Birmingham, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 87 (402,336)
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Weight Loss Nudges: Market Test or Government Guess?

MERCATUS WORKING PAPER
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Jun 2018
Michael L. Marlow
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
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Should Government Subsidize Electronic Health Records?

MERCATUS WORKING PAPER
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jun 2018
Michael L. Marlow
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Downloads 26 (669,594)
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The Economics of Minimum Pricing for Alcohol

Economic Affairs, Vol. 33, Issue 2, pp. 174-189, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jun 2013
Barrie Craven, Michael L. Marlow and Alden Shiers
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Business School, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Economics
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alcohol, externalities, public health, regulation, taxation